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COVID-19: Buncrana parkrun is cancelled. Following
government advice and public health guidelines, we are suspending
events until at least the end of March.
COVID-19: iCARE Day Respite & Activity Centre and Sonas Youth Club will be closed until 29th March when the situation will be reviewed. Our adult day services and our charity shop on the Main Street will also be closed. We hope our families will cope in this difficult situation as routine is very important to individuals with Autism. We wish everyone a safe break from everyday activities and will see you all soon.
Men’s Coffee Night: Open to all men who want to talk to other men about any issues affecting their lives - Lily Rose, Main Street, Buncrana on Thursdays at 7pm.
Tea & Toast is a positive mental health group set up to help mums. That's mums to be, new mums, experienced mums or gran mums. We meet in Cockhill Youth club once a month for a moan, groan, cuppa and goodie whilst listening to speakers share their knowledge and wisdom. It's on Wednesday evening from 7:30 - 9:30pm and no kids. It's a great way to meet new people, understand motherhood is tough but we are all in it together.
Free Multimedia Course in Buncrana:
Are you looking to go back into employment? People 1st in
conjunction with the WISE Project can help you with the following:
Dedicated Personal Employment Advisor, Advice & Assistance with CV
preparation, Interview techniques, Job applications and much more.
WISE is free and funded by the ESF, open to women of all ages, who
are currently not working or who are in receipt of social welfare
payments that are not classified as ‘jobseeker’ payments. To find
out if you’re eligible, call Penny on 086 1452252 .
Irish youth club for 10-18 year olds meets every Thursday from
5.30pm - 6.30pm at Tullyarvan Mill, Buncrana. Annual Foróige
registration fee €30 (max €40 per family). Weekly club fee €2. See
CE Óige - Foróige Club, Bhun Cranncha Facebook page or call Joleen
on 086 232 5402 for further information.
Scoil Trad Bhun Crannacha Traditional music lessons on bodhran and a range of melody instruments, ages 7 and over in Buncrana Youth Club. Tel Liz or Jim on 0872873059 or 0874186082.
Buncrana Parent & Toddlers group meeting every Wednesday & Thursday in St Mary’s Hall Buncrana from 10-12pm €3 per family. All welcome.
Sliabh Sneacht Centre: Drumfries Walking Group every Friday meeting
outside the Ballyliffin Hotel at 10am for the Arda
walk. The walk will last approx one hour with light refreshments
served afterwards. Everyone welcome.
Buncrana Junior Foróige Club (10 - 12 year olds) from 6.15pm - 7.30pm at The Exchange,
Castle Ave, Buncrana. New members welcome! Call Joleen on 086 232
5402 for further information.
WISE - Women’s Integration, Skills and Employment. People 1st in conjunction with the WISE Project can help our clients with the following: Dedicated Personal Employment Advisor; Advice & Assistance with … CV, Interview preparation, Job applications plus Career Planning & Job Brokering; Access to Employment Opportunities; Support in your New Job for the first 6 months; and much more - Contact Gemma on 086 145 2252.
Volunteers are urgently needed for Lifeline (Inishowen) Domestic Violence Service. Are you interested in becoming part of a team in supporting families in Inishowen? For further information please call 074 93 73337 from 10am to 1.30pm Monday - Friday or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Buncrana Senior Citizens Committee: Anyone who has a personal
monitored alarm should check them monthly to make sure that the
battery is still working. If anyone has an alarm that is no longer
in use, could they please return it to Jim Henderson or any
committee member. Tel 074 9361666.