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Traveller Mental Health Day: Tree Planting online
East Cork Traveller Project will mark National Traveller Mental Health Day this coming Thursday, October 8th, with a online event as Coordinator TJ Hogan plants
Level 3 restrictions: what it means to Cumann na Daoine
Today we are moving into Level 3 restrictions of the National Framework for Living with Covid19. Of course this has impacts on what we have
Take Control with Stress Control
A free online stress control course from the HSE and Healthy Ireland: starting today and running for 6 weeks See details below or go to http://www.stresscontrol.ie
Consultation on the European Child Guarantee
The European Commission has launched a new consultation on the roadmap for a new initiative on ensuring basic services for all children in need in
SECAD My Town, My Plan Showcase event (South Cork)
Invitation to the final SECAD My Town, My Plan Showcase event (South Cork) Wednesday 7 October at 7pm Many thanks to those who attended
Positive Ageing Video from Cork Age Friendly Committee
As you may know, September 28th – October 2nd marks International Positive Ageing Week and this year the United Nations has decided that the theme of the
WREN: Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network Webinar
The Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network (WREN Programme) Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway | Driving Success for your Business Zoom Talk next week If any
Covid19: HSE WInter Plan & Health Measures
Public Health Measures You can download a graphic of all of the levels here of the Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021: Plan for Living with CDOVID-10. Dublin will remain
Heritage & Biodiversity: Events & Updates
Tree Day 1st October 2020 – 1,500 FREE Saplings available for Primary Schools to Plant The Tree Council of Ireland, supported by Tetra Pak, is
Youghal LGBT+ Pride: virtual video celebration here!
Join us virtually for our Youghal Pride by the Sea 2020 celebrations! Thanks to Diarmuid O’Halloran for our new logo and poster…to Lorraine Hogan &
Youghal Library’s LGBT+ Reference Collection Catalogue
As part of Youghal Pride 2020, staff at Youghal Library received a donated LGBT+ Reference Library with a wide range of titles. Catalogue is below.
Welcome to Youghal Pride by the Sea!
This year we’re following Covid19 guidelines so we won’t be meeting on the beach…but we are delighted to announce that Mayor of County Cork, Cllr
Invitation to SECAD My Town, My Plan Showcase events Are you interested in participating in a two-part online webinar which looks at how we
Vacancy: Community Health Worker
A vacancy is advertised with Cork Kerry Community Healthcare / Niche Health / HSE for a Community Health Worker. Please click link below for full
National Framework for Living with Covid19
In these challenging times, the varying regulations and restrictions can be confusing. This image outlines the regulations of each ‘Level’ and hopefully will assist us
Public Health Measures: Covid19
Public Health Measures The Government has today (18th September) announced that the county of Dublin will be placed on Level 3 of the Framework for Restrictive Measures.
My Town, My Plan – Shared Learning Events Invitation from SECAD
The My Town, My Plan team from SECAD have great pleasure in inviting you to the highly anticipated Shared Learning Events for the My Town,
New study on LGBT+ Youth Homelessness
Launched today by BeLonGTo, the national LGBT+ Youth Service, this report highlights the issues facing young LGBT+ people who are homeless. https://belongtoyouthservices.cmail19.com/t/i-l-mlhkild-jjdhddklii-j/
Community Monuments Fund 2020: Closing tomorrow!
The National Monuments Service has announced a grant scheme in respect of works to archaeological monuments, open for applications up to the closing date of
LGBTQI+ Youth Homelessness: Report Launch from BeLonGTo
In partnership with Focus Ireland, BeLonGTo LGBT+ Youth Services are excited to invite you to an event to launch A Qualitative Study of LGBTQI+ Youth
Building resilience for future climates: a survey
Glen Smith from UCC is involved with the project BCOMAR – Building Coastal and Marine Resilience. The group is currently carrying out a survey about climate change resilience and
Ability Programme: training and experience for people with disabilities
The SECAD Ability programme is still welcoming participants. The programme includes a wide range of activities and learning, including horticulture. Link here to the Ability
AT PRESENT OUR BUILDING IS CLOSED FOR THE SAFETY AND HEALTH OF PUBLIC AND STAFF. CONTACT DETAILS FOR ALL STAFF ARE AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU ALL AGAIN IN THE NEAR FUTURE.
STAY SAFE, AND STAY WELL, PEOPLE. WE WILL COME THROUGH THIS.
Cumann na Daoine is a community based organisation in Youghal, Co. Cork, Ireland. We set out to provide programmes that will empower people to help themselves and each other. We strive to give people a voice, building community confidence and creating awareness of social issues. The spirit of the project is to reach out to all, enhancing skills and giving people belief in their own dignity and self worth. We aim to break down barriers by listening to, and accepting, each others differences. We work from the principles of equality and inclusion and adhere to the community development principles of empowerment, participation, education and collaboration. We are committed to providing a safe, accessible, welcoming and confidential environment for people to explore and value their own power.