L-R Pamela Carney (Development Worker), Sam Kerins, Michael Rogers, Killian Reilly, Terry Hyland (CEO) Fidelma Gumley, Seána Farrelly and Darragh Gibson.  Missing from picture Kelly Ward.  Iris O’Callaghan (Development Worker) missing.


Pictured above are the participants who completed a 6 week pilot employment training programme for under 25s.  The programme commenced on the 22 May with 9 participants. Included as part of the programme were a number of short individual training programmes some of which were accredited and others were Industry Certified.  Training provided was Manual Handling, First Aid, HACCP, Safe Pass, Driving Lessons, Personal Development STEPS Programme, Health and Wellbeing and Job Seeking Skills.  The driving lessons are ongoing and should be completed before the end of November.   The programme was delivered over 3 morning a week in Cavan.


From L-R – Pamela Carney (Development Worker), Terry Hyland (CEO), Seána Farrelly, Fidelma Gumley, Michael Rogers, Killian Reilly, Sam Kerins, Kelly Ward. Stephen Smyth (Instructor, Dutchys Fitness)  Iris O’Callaghan (Development Worker) missing.

Minister Ring announces €190 Million SICAP Programme for Deprived and Marginalised Communities

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Mr Michael Ring TD, on Friday 20th April, 2018 announced a major investment by the Government to tackle disadvantage in Ireland. The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP), which is overseen by the Department of Rural and Community Development, will provide €190 million over five years (2018-2022) to support the most disadvantaged individuals and communities in our society.

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Every Move You Make – Thursday 17th May 2018

The play follows the ups and downs of a young woman’s relationship as it goes from being near perfect to becoming an impossible nightmare. The production explores the issue of abusive relationships among young people. It was developed in consultation with the Youth Action NI Safe and Sound Project, NSPCC and pupils at Oakgrove Integrated College in 2012.

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Conversational Irish evening Wed 2nd May 8-9.30pm, Blacklion

This new venture is to provide a fun, engaging and enjoyable way to practice, brush up or learn Irish in a relaxed and friendly way. The evenings will be an informal format and will cater for all levels and beginners as well. The evenings will concentrate on developing everyday conversational skills rather than grammar.
The first evening will be held in Breffni Integrated’s office, Blacklion Enterprise Centre in the upstairs meeting room. For more information Tel: 071 9853321 Email: sholland@breffniint.ie

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  • Unit 6A, Corlurgan Business Park, Ballinagh Road, Cavan, County Cavan. Tel: 049 4331029 Email: info@breffniint.ie LEADER email: leader@breffniint.ie

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  • House No. 1, Realtog Centre, Upper Main Street, Kilnaleck, Co. Cavan. Tel: 049 4336070
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