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Galway Healthy Cities

SLÁN 2007 Report. Survey of Lifestyle, Attitudes & Nutrition Galway Healthy Cities EDUCATION, ENVIRONMENT, LIVING CONDITIONS, RELATIONSHIP Your health is determined by your circumstances and environment. Factors such as where you live, your education, ...

Project Ireland 2040

19.2.2018 Project Ireland 2040  is the Governmentâ?Ts overarching policy initiative to make Ireland a better country for all of us, a country that reflects the best of who we are and what we aspire to be. A major programme of investment in health infrast ...

A future full of hope: Crosscare annual report 2003.

10.14655/6841-4345 Crosscare Poverty, Marginalisation, Social exclusion Crosscare (formerly known as the Catholic Social Service Conference CSSC) have been responding to the needs of people on the margins of society since 1941. Currently they employ close ...

Active 8 Programme

Women in Sport Programme Peer mentoring programme promoting increased physical activity in teenage girls. Active 8 is a peer mentoring programme designed to promote increased physical activity levels among teenage girls. This project aims to increase the ...

Buntus START Programme

Irish Sports Council and Department of Education Physical activity programme for children aged 3-5 year olds Buntus Start is a comprehensive physical activity programme for children aged 2-5 years old. It has been designed for use in pre-school settings s ...

Go for Life Programme

Irish Sports Council National programme for sport and physical activity for older people. The Go for Life Programme aims to increase participation among older people in recreational sport activities. The Programme is administered by Age and Opportunity, a ...

Healthy Gardening

Helping Local People and Local Communities create a Healthier Environment The healthy gardening project is a ten week programme which runs in community gardens/allotments throughout the county in partnership with community development projects. The underp ...

WALK Community Garden

WALK operate a Community Garden in Dublin 12 which promotes the growing of fresh fruit, vegetable, salad leaves and flowers which change seasonally.  The garden helps create a sense of community and advocates the benefits of growing healthy food, environ ...

Westside Community Garden

The New Community Garden is a community initiative aiming to promote social inclusion and peoples participation in the community. Initiative Type Community Food Growing Projects Location Galway 10.14655/490525-783828 Healthy Food for All Community food an ...

Food and Health Project Longford/Westmeath

The Food and Health Project offers practical healthy eating and lifestyle courses to groups cooking on a lower income.  Courses offered include: C/O Athlone Community Taskforce Ball Alley Lane Athlone Westmeath HSE and community group Initiative Type Nut ...

The Attic Youth Cafe

The Attic Youth Cafe was established as a social inclusion initiative and response to the issues of early school leaving, lack of informal educational opportunities, early sexual activity, early use of alcohol and the lack of a recreational space for youn ...

Journeyman Programme Kitchen and Garden

A new community kitchen and community garden are nearing the end of development.   The area around the kitchen is designated for the community garden and is being developed this year.  Running in conjunction with a school leavers programme, the garden ...

The Glen Community Garden

Community Health Workers are employed to improve the health and lifestyle of a community through a series of health focused initiatives that build on existing services and facilities. North Lee Community Work Department, HSE South Initiative Type Communit ...

The Gardening Club

SureStart Shantallow are leading the way in getting parents and children involved in learning about growing and enjoying their own fresh vegetables. Initiative Type Community Food Growing Projects Location Derry/Londonderry Target Groups Children (0-4 yea ...

Daisy Roots Garden Project

In the summer of 2009 a local Menâ?Ts group that met in St Helenaâ?Ts thought that it might be a good idea to sow a wild garden on the site.  Then came the raised beds â?" 2 were placed in the garden area opposite the front door of the house and as ...

Sophia Housing Gardening Project

Sophia Housing Gardening Project was set up in 2008. The Gardening Project has enhanced the living environment for the tenants and creates a space where people can socialize and interact. DCC Community Development Section Lead Initiative Type Community Fo ...

Elder Care Meals on Wheels

Elder Care Meals on Wheels provides a nutritious meal to older members of the community. Local Development Companies, The Local Authority, FAS Initiative Type Meals on Wheels Location Tipperary Target Groups Older people Funding Local Development Companie ...

Linx Project Meals on Wheels

Our Project provides a Meals on Wheels delivery Service and a Drop in Centre five days per week.  We provide a three course meal which is made from only fresh local produce.  All soup, breads, desserts etc. are homemade. Our dinner consists of homemade ...

Food and Health Project

Provision of community based Healthy Food Made Easy, Cool Dude and related courses.  Based at Birchgrove Community Centre, Birchgrove, Portlaoise. HSE Initiative Type Nutrition Education and Training Programmes Location Laois Offaly Funding HSE Partner A ...

Kilkenny Allotments and Community Gardens Association

Our aim is to provide affordable sites for growing food across the city of Kilkenny and to provide education to families, individuals and community groups around growing food. Kilkenny Local Authorities Initiative Type Community Food Growing Projects Loca ...