CWC Updates

The new LEADER programme provides for significantly enhanced potential to support social inclusion and anti-poverty work. The Local Area Groups (LAGS) will be chosen by mid-July. The CWC has been working to ensure that this is made explicit in guidelines to be issued by the Department of Environment, Community & Local Government. The CWC met with Minister Ann Phelan recently. Among the suggestions to the Department and the Minister were: Local Action Groups be required... | Read on »

The CWC AGM will be held at lunch time on Monday 3rd of December from 12.30-2pm in the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) offices 4th floor, 2/3 Parnell Square East, Dublin 1.  The AGM is open to all CWC members. In order to ensure your membership is up to date please contact info@cwc.ie. To join the CWC or renew your membership on line please click here    If you are interested in becoming a member... | Read on »

The Community Workers’ Co-operative publishes regular e-bulletins to keep members informed between newsletters. Please contact info@cwc.ie if you would like to see a topic covered. The April 2012 issue is now available.  To download a copy please click here Inside this issue Plan to change the funding relationship between state and community and voluntary sector Downsizing the Community and Voluntary Sector –ICTU Report Reforming grant-giving in public administration. Speak out against Racism Interview with Angela Holohan – CWC’s longest... | Read on »

Community Work Updates Feb 2012 now available