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Lower Mourne Gaelic League

Based in a very rural community which has established strong community ties, this Irish language project aims to engage people througha person to person Timebank encouraging people to share practical skills..  Parc na Mara, the hub will also be a member and offer people the opportunity to earn and spend credits such as Irish language classes.  

Aim of the Timebank:
- Improve networking and promote good community relations
- Help the member of its community to support each other and to be involved – particularly the more vulnerable.

Skills exchange
Manual labourers, and a variety of activities such as childminding, cleaning, gardening…

Special projects:
Sharing of a minibus which will be able to tackle transport issues that the older generation may have.

Networking  with:
Newry and Mourne Community Transport
Other local community association sucha as Annalong Communitty
Cross –community organisation in the area
Local businesses

Aim of the association which is responsible of the TB:
They are an Irish Language Community group in a rural area who provide services such as parent and tooler groups, night classes, summer schemes, community transport, coffee mornings and we aim to support the entire community through the medium of the Irish language.

Contact details
Caoimhe Ni Chathail boircheiochtar@gmail.com 07500428600
Address: Pairc Na Mara - Glasdrumman Road annalong - Newry

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