A NEW service for job-seekers has commenced in Macroom. The job-seekers resource centre is open on Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 10am until 12.30 in the pitch and putt clubhouse, Macroom.
The free services are provided by volunteers who have been trained to mentor and support job-seekers through the steps involved.
Cumasú – affectionately known as ‘The Wellness Bus’, which assists people in the community of West Cork in their recovery outside the parameters of mental health services will be launched on Monday, 27th May 2013 by Ms. Kathleen Lynch, TD, Minister of State at the Department of Health with responsibility for Mental Health.
Cumasú which means “to empower” or “to redeem” is a community based project which is being undertaken by the HSE South’s West Cork Mental Health Services in partnership with the National Learning Network, RehabCare, West Cork Development Partnership and Service User Groups. [Read more...]
by Brian Moore
RTE has “Dragons Den” but in Bantry, Ireland’s future entrepreneurs can all be found at Bantry Community School.
For six transition year students at the school, tapping into West Cork’s biggest asset was an easy and worthwhile project that is proving very successful indeed.
GET ready to enjoy an evening of food and entertainment with Celebrity TV Chef, food writer and proprietor of Ballyknocken House and Cookery School, Catherine Fulvio.
An ardent supporter of fresh local produce and one of Ireland’s top culinary stars, Catherine is coming to Skibbereen on April 16th next to host an educational and fun cookery demonstration at the West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen and launch The Little Fighters Cookbook published by Skibbereen girl Chloe Kelleher.
BANTRY is getting ready to go back in time once more as preparations for the Fado Festival 2013 get underway.