Public meeting highlights lack of childcare supports in ‘Ireland’s youngest town’

A public meeting is taking place in Balbriggan, Co. Dublin, today (13.11.19) to highlight the lack of childcare available for local residents.  The meeting is being organised by Empower, the local development company for Fingal.  Commenting from the meeting, Adeline O’Brien, CEO of Empower, said: “Balbriggan is officially Ireland’s youngest town, with an average age…

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‘Our Balbriggan’ Inclusive Employer Initiative

Diversity & Inclusion

In October, Empower hosted a workshop for employers from across Balbriggan at the Bracken Court Hotel, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin to participate in a new diversity and inclusion project. The meeting was held as part of the ‘Our Balbriggan’ Inclusive Employer Initiative and provided an opportunity for employers to share their perspectives and experiences in relation…

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Upcoming English Classes in Dublin 15

English Classes Dublin 15

Fáilte Isteach are conversational English classes taught by local volunteers. Students come from countries around the world and classes are taught in a friendly, welcoming atmosphere and give migrants the language skills needed for day-to day communication. There are a number of upcoming courses at different times of the day and week to suit a…

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Empower Tobacco Free

A toolkit for a Tobacco-Free Community – Cleaner Air for all to Share At Empower, we work with community groups and individuals to improve the health of Fingal by enabling local community groups to create a healthier living environment for all. With a strong history of community-based partnerships in Fingal, we have collaborated with the…

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One Step Closer Training

Empower One Step Closer with daa

One Step Closer Training: Schedule September to December 2019 The ‘One Step Closer’ employment programme, aims to train long-term job seekers in the Fingal area and to position our local community to take advantage of local employment opportunities. Getting Citizens Online (FIT) Date: Tuesday & Thursday, 5th Sept— 19th September Time: 10 am – 12…

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