Entries by Jamie Gorman

Youth Work Galway – August Rambles

Youth Work Galway will host a series of rambles this August Every Saturday this month there will be a guided  free ramble by a knowledgeable volunteer. Join Youth Work Galway and learn more about the hidden treasures of the Westside area. We’ll meet at 11am each Saturday at the Corrach Buí Centre (red brick building […]

From Immediate Needs to Sustainable Solutions

GCCN held a very successful Housing Conference on February 2018. It was a collaborative undertaking with  Homeless Services, Social Housing Providers and organisations working around Housing Issues in Galway City Groups; Cope Galway, Galway Simon Community, Threshold, Galway Traveller Movement, Respond! Housing Association, Galway City Partnership, Community Knowledge Initiative, ISPCC, Clúid Housing and Galway Co-operative […]

Funding for Men’s Sheds

Funding for Men’s Sheds under the Community Enhancement Programme 2018, Closing Date 31st August 2018 Additional funding has been allocated nationally to the Community Enhancement Programme, ring-fenced for small capital grants for Men’s Sheds. The funding allocated to Galway City Council, through the Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) is €5,797.    

Create – Artist in The Community Scheme

Twice yearly, the Arts Council offers grants to enable artists and communities of place and/or interest to work together on projects. The Artist in the Community Scheme (AIC) is managed by Create. The AIC scheme is open to artists from any of the following artform disciplines: architecture, circus, street art and spectacle, dance, film, literature […]

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund

Every year, funding is made available to groups and individuals to carry out environmental projects in their local area.The scheme is run by the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government, in conjunction with the local authorities, and aims to promote sustainable development by assisting small-scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level. The scheme covers […]