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Message from Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support  31st March

Message from Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support 31st March Update for PPN Members  Dear Colleague, We are very thankful for your ongoing support every day in helping to share information about Coronavirus COVID-19. Below are [...]

In line with the new COVID 19 measures and directions, the public offices of Roscommon County Council will be closed from Monday 30th March.

In line with the new COVID 19 measures and directions, the public offices of Roscommon County Council will be closed from Monday 30th March.   While our offices are closed please use our online services, [...]

Media Release – March 31st 2020 Roscommon County Council takes the lead with An Garda Síochána in joining together local organisations to assist citizens during Covid-19 Dedicated community support helpline now available

Media Release - March 31st 2020 Roscommon County Council takes the lead with An Garda Síochána in joining together local organisations to assist citizens during Covid-19 Dedicated community support helpline now available At the instigation [...]

Roscommon Leader Partnership Help & Support

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Message from Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support  – 26th March

Message from Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support 26th March Update for PPN Members  Dear Colleague, We are very thankful for your ongoing support every day in helping to share information about Coronavirus COVID-19. Below are [...]

Roscommon Community Supports Interactive Map

As the reality of our new way of life unfolds, many people and communities are coming together to help the most vulnerable deal with the upheaval to their daily lives. Roscommon County Council in collaboration [...]

UPDATE ON ROSCOMMON COUNTY COUNCIL SERVICES DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC –  24th March 2020

    UPDATE ON ROSCOMMON COUNTY COUNCIL SERVICES DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC -  24th March 2020 Roscommon County Council continues to be open for business, delivering our services, notwithstanding in very unusual circumstances. While our offices remain [...]

Covid 19 Communication – Department of Rural and Community Development

Message from the Department of Rural and Community Development 24th March Update for PPN Members Dear All   The National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) is leading our public health response to COVID-19 and a [...]

Covid 19 Communication – Message from Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support

Message from Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support 21st March Update for PPN Members Dear Stakeholder,   As you know as part of the national response to Covid-19, the Department of Health, the Department of Rural [...]

Covid 19 Communication – Message from An Garda Siochana

Message from An Garda Siochana 17th March Update for PPN Members Dear Member Groups.   Please find a message from an Garda Siochana that we have been asked to circulate to you all. GARDA PRESS [...]

ROSCOMMON COUNTY COUNCIL PRESS UPDATE MONDAY 16TH MARCH, 2020

PRESS UPDATE MONDAY 16TH MARCH, 2020   MOTOR TAX: Roscommon County Council today announce that with effect from Wednesday 18th March 2020 that users of our Motor Tax service in County Buildings Roscommon Town are [...]

Housing ICT and Rural Water Strategic Policy Committee (SPC) (Social Inclusion Rep)

Roscommon Public Participation Network (RPPN)  Nomination form for Housing ICT and Rural Water Strategic Policy Committee (SPC)   Note any person who wants to be considered as a PPN Representative; must Complete in full the [...]

Roscommon PPN March EBulletin

    Roscommon PPN March 2020 E Bulletin. In this issue: 1. Funding 2. Consultations 3. Training & Resources 4. Notices PLEASE SHARE THIS BULLETIN WITH MEMBERS OF YOUR GROUP FUNDING Tidy Towns & Amenity [...]

Bank of Ireland Begin Together Fund 2020 is Closing Soon

Bank of Ireland Begin Together Fund 2020 is Closing Soon   The Begin Together Fund will provide valuable investment for community initiatives making a difference in towns and villages across the island of Ireland. Bank [...]

Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Artist Residency Award – Open Call 

Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Artist Residency Award - Open Call  Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios invite expressions of interest from collaborative artists with migrant and minority ethnic backgrounds that are based in the Republic [...]

Developing an Effective Annual Report

Carmichael in association with local Volunteer Centres, are delivering a series of 24 workshops in 21 different venues across 12 different counties on “Developing an Effective Annual Report”.   The aim of the practical hands-on [...]

WRDATF/HSE Rehab Bursary Fund

After the success of the WRDATF/HSE Rehab Bursary Fund in 2019, the WRDATF are delighted to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2020 Rehab Bursary Fund. The bursaries are available under 3 [...]

AOIFE (Association of Festival and Events) are hosting a new look training day to engage with community not for profit festivals and event organisers across the midwest.

AOIFE (Association of Festival and Events) are hosting a new look training day to engage with community not for profit festivals and event organisers across the midwest. Community Festivals and Events Day seminar Festivals and [...]

Census 2021 consultation on outputs

Census 2021 consultation on outputs Duration: 6th February to 6th March  CSO is now accepting submissions from data users on data outputs from Census 2021. Public consultation for Census 2021 has two distinct elements.  The first [...]

Public Consultation on the Significant Water Management Issues for the third cycle River Basin Management Plan for Ireland 2022-2027

Public Consultation on the Significant Water Management Issues for the third cycle River Basin Management Plan for Ireland 2022-2027 The Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government has published a document outlining the Significant Water [...]

Housing ICT and Rural Water Strategic Policy Committee (SPC) (Social Inclusion Rep)

Roscommon Public Participation Network (RPPN)  Nomination form for Housing ICT and Rural Water Strategic Policy Committee (SPC)   Note any person who wants to be considered as a PPN Representative; must Complete in full the [...]

The Irish Heart Foundation Running a FREE CPR Course in Rosocmmon

The Irish Heart Foundation are running a FREE CPR Course in the Hannons Hotel in Roscommon Town on Friday the 14th of February on the following times; 10am, 11.30am & 1pm.   The course concentrates [...]

Have Your Say….. HSE Corporate Plan

The Board of the HSE is committed to broad consultation and engagement to help inform the development of the new Corporate Plan.  We are keen to reach out to all stakeholders across the country (service [...]

Festivals and Events Grant Scheme 2020

Festivals and Events Grant Scheme 2020 Roscommon County Council Festival and Events Grant Scheme 2020   Roscommon County Council are currently taking applications for the Festival and Events Grant Scheme 2020.   The Festival and Events [...]

2020 GLAS Traditional Farm Building Grant Scheme Now Open

The 2020 GLAS traditional farm buildings grant scheme is now OPEN for applications for farmers in the GLAS Scheme.   Application form and terms and conditions can be downloaded here: http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/projects/traditional-farm-buildings-grant-scheme   Deadline for receipt [...]

2020 funding for communities, water and wildlife 

            2020 funding for communities, water and wildlife    The Community Water Development Fund 2020 was launched at the inaugural ‘Rivers Trusts and Catchment Partnerships Conference’ in the Hudson Bay [...]

Historic Structures Fund 2020 and Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2020

The Conservation Grants for 2020 have been announced:   Historic Structures Fund 2020 and Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2020   Roscommon County Council is seeking applications from those interested in availing of the Built Heritage [...]

Calling ATHLONE & BOYLE Municipal District Groups …….. Roscommon PPN Secretariat Elections

Calling ATHLONE & BOYLE Groups ........ Roscommon PPN Secretariat Elections Roscommon PPN Secretariat Who to Contact   Name:  Brenda Mc Nicholas Roscommon PPN Resource Officer Email:   info@roscommonppn.ie Mob: 086 0478616   Who are We The [...]

Ciste Tacaíochta Sheachtain na Gaeilge le Energia 2020

Mar eolas tá ciste tacaíochta le haghaidh Sheachtain na Gaeilge le Energia 2020 ar oscailt anois agus sinne ag glacadh le hiarratais go dtí 13 Nollaig más mian le grúpaí atá mar chuid de PPN [...]

2019 Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund – Open for Applications

The 2019 Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund (the “Fund”) will open for applications on Monday 19th November 2019. The Fund is open to community and voluntary groups, not for profit groups and organisations [...]

New Volunteer Centre Coming to Roscommon in 2020 Public meeting in King House Historic and Cultural Centre, Boyle on Thursday the 21st November 2019

New Volunteer Centre Coming to Roscommon in 2020 Public meeting in King House Historic and Cultural Centre, Boyle on Thursday the 21st November 2019 Volunteer Ireland is delighted to announce that Roscommon will have a [...]

Roscommon PPN Secretariat Elections

Roscommon PPN Secretariat Elections Roscommon Public Participation Network is seeking nominations for all seats on Roscommon PPN Secretariat. CRITERIA The key responsibilities of the Secretariat are to: • Identify, coordinate and facilitate activities of the [...]

Roscommon PPN Registration Process

In line with the five-year term of Roscommon County Council the process of registering PPN membership has now commenced. Groups and organisations need to register this year, regardless of whether they were previously members. Membership [...]

Volunteering Strategy – Call for Input

The Department of Rural and Ccommunity Development has just launched a call for input to inform and seek views from stakeholders on key topics under consideration to develop a National Strategy on Volunteering. If anyone [...]

Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2019 & Historic Structures Fund 2019

Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2019 & Historic Structures Fund 2019   Roscommon County Council in conjunction with the Department of Culture, Heritage & the Gaeltacht are inviting applications for the “Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2019” [...]

Roscommon Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) Social Inclusion Seat Vacancies

Roscommon Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) Seat Vacancies   Roscommon Public Participation Network currently have vacancies for two representatives to sit on the Local Community Development Committee – 2 Social Inclusion reps   Background of [...]

Sliabh Bawn Community Benefit Fund 2018 Call for Applications

Community Benefit FUND Click here - Sliabh Bawn Community Benefit Fund 2018 Guidelines to see guidlines. Sliabh Bawn DAC commit to: Always being open and communicating proactively with the local community throughout the project and responding to [...]

Community Information Meeting on the Clooneigh River

The Clooneigh River is one of 190 areas nationally that is prioritised for action to protect and restore our waters. You are invited to a Community Information Meeting about the Clooneigh River and what it [...]

Roscommon PPN Secretariat Seat Vacancy: Boyle Municipal District Representative

Roscommon PPN Secretariat Seat Vacancy: Boyle Municipal District Representative     Roscommon Public Participation Network currently has a vacancy for one Boyle Municipal District representative on the Secretariat of the PPN.   CRITERIA   The [...]

Rural Design Guidelines

Roscommon County Council – Notice of Draft Annual Budget    

                ROSCOMMON   COUNTY   COUNCIL              NOTICE OF DRAFT ANNUAL BUDGET     Notice is hereby given that the Draft Annual Budget for Roscommon County Council, for [...]

GRETB Community Education Grant

The Community Education Grant application is now open. The application details can be found at   http://galwayroscommon.etb.ie/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2018/11/GRETB-Grant-Application-Booklet.pdf

Be Winter Ready

Be Winter Ready - A1 Poster Be Winter Ready Booklet 2018 - Version 3 18102018 - pdf Winter Ready Community Resilience

EARLY CHILDHOOD FUND

EARLY CHILDHOOD FUND WHAT IS THE EARLY CHILDHOOD FUND  The Early Childhood Fund has been created by Social Innovation Fund Ireland (SIFI) in partnership with the Department of Rural and Community Development. The Department of [...]