Great news that Kildare, Laois & Offaly are set to receive funding to support national youth organisations, and local youth services and clubs across the constituency.
Kildare & Wicklow – €87,666.50
Laois & Offaly – €32,302.23
Funding to benefit young people in the constituency is vital at the moment as they have suffered major disruption to their lives throughout the pandemic.
The funding will be provided by the Department for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth to services and youth clubs across Education and Training Board areas and National Youth Organisations.
The Capital Grants awarded will support services and clubs with upgrade works, the purchase of new equipment, ICT for online service provision, improvements to ventilation and adaptations to outdoor spaces to facilitate youth services to run outdoor activities.