New! LEADER Grant Funding Announcement NOV 2017

LEADER (2014-2020) Wicklow Partnership as the implementing partner of the Wicklow LCDC for LEADER is pleased to announce is delighted to announce that LEADER Grant funding is now available to be applied on a ‘Rolling’ basis. LEADER (2014-2020) Sub-themes are Rural Tourism; Enterprise Development; Rural Towns; Broadband; Basic Services (Hard to Reach Communities); Rural Youth,…

Wicklow Community Directory

Get listed on the directory for free if you are a not-for-profit group, club, public service or education provider operating anywhere in Co. Wicklow. Post your news and upcoming events on the What’s On page. Its easy to do and it’s free! Find out more at www.wicklowcommunitydirectory.ie

Wicklow Local Development Strategy

 Wicklow Local Development Strategy (LDS) In October / November 2015, public consultation meetings were held in five locations across the County to get feedback on local requirements and potential actions under each of the themes and sub-themes outlined above. Meetings were also held with relevant agencies and stakeholders in each sector. The information gathered from…

Community Services Programme – Social Enterprises

  Are you a social enterprise operating in county Wicklow? County Wicklow Partnership has been invited by the Department of Social Protection / Pobal to submit an Expression of Interest from a selected social enterprise company from the rural area in Co. Wicklow (all of the county outside of Bray and Greystones)  to be considered for…

JOB VACANCY: AUGUST 2018 – Rural Development Officer (Maternity Leave Cover)

Post:                           Rural Development Officer (Maternity Leave Cover)   Reporting to:             Chief Executive Officer   Overall purpose of the job:    The Rural Development Officer will work on the implementation of the Local Development Strategy for the delivery of the LEADER / Rural Development Programme 2014 – 2020 (RDP) in County Wicklow.   Principal Responsibilities:  Inform,…

SICAP

Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme County Wicklow Partnership have succeeded in winning the tender to be the programme implementer for the new Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) in the Wicklow, Arklow and Baltinglass Municipal Areas. The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) is the successor programme to the Local & Community…

Healthy Food Made Easy

Healthy eating is now recognized as a major contributor to good health. Not only does healthy eating protect against heart disease, some cancers and obesity, but healthy eating also helps you feel well. The aims of the programme are: To encourage healthy eating To improve the nutritional knowledge and eating behaviour of participants and their…