West Limerick Resources

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“Committed to the Community”

wlr_intro_image1West Limerick Resources is a community development organisation working to achieve positive change in the lives of people and groups in West Limerick.

Our efforts are directed at building a stronger community through the enhancement of personal and community identity, values, places, structure and services.

About Us
West Limerick Resources is committed to the community. Our goal is to effect sustainable improvement in the factors – rural, urban and social – that contribute to disadvantage in West Limerick.

Since our establishment in 1993, we have administered over €18 million in development funds which have been used to support to a wide variety of projects varying from education supports, to community enhancement projects to enterprise development with all offering a valuable contribution to the identity, values and strength of the community.

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Our Catchment Area
West Limerick Resources covers a catchment area of approximately 520 square miles in the west of county Limerick with a population of 64, 586 (2006 Census).

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Contact Us
t: 069 62222
e: info@wlr.ie

St Mary’s Road
Newcastle West
Co. Limerick
Ireland

CRO 206973
CHY 11712

“Committed to the Community”

wlr_intro_image1West Limerick Resources is a community development organisation working to achieve positive change in the lives of people and groups in West Limerick.

Our efforts are directed at building a stronger community through the enhancement of personal and community identity, values, places, structure and services.

News & Events

English Conversation Club

ADULT ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLUB. West Limerick Resources will run a 6 week English Conversation Club for Adults at the Newcastle West Community Centre on Wednesday evenings from 7pm – 8:30pm on October 9, 16, 23, and November 13th, 20th and 27th. This Club is free of charge and all nationalities are welcome. Pre registration essential by contacting Damien on 087 9042477 .

Is it time to get online?

West Limerick Resources and Mobile IT are running a FREE Digital Skills course in Newcastle West.
5 sessions 2-4 pm Wednesdays starting 18th September.

This course is suitable for beginners and will cover the following:
* Introduction to the internet
* Using Email & Apps
* Online services i.e Motor Tax, Banking
* Social Media
* Online Shopping

Classes are small and relaxed and computers will be provided though you are welcome to use your own device i.e smartphone, tablet or laptop.

For further information or to book your place please contact
Adrienne 069 79110 / 087 277 3294

Filing Tax Returns Workshop for Small Business Owners

If you initially started your business via the Back to Work or Short Term Enterprise Allowance and are preparing to file your annual tax returns, then you might be interested in availing of this free interactive pre-filing training workshop. This is a popular workshop so early booking is advised to secure your place.  Contact Brenda Heath 069 62222  bheath@wlr.ie

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Would you like to learn to manage stress?
This free 8 week programme will focus on the physical and emotional effect stress has on us , discuss how this is affecting your quality of life and relationships and in a fun and informal atmosphere help you to establish positive stress management techniques
 
Mondays starting 30th September 10am – 12.30pm  Family & Community Hub, St Ita’s Hall, Abbeyfeale
 
To register please contact  Adrienne 087 277 3294 / aoconnell@wlr.ie
 
This course is delivered by SHEP, the Social & Health Education Project. SHEP tutors have extensive training & experience in creating a supportive atmosphere & in   helping personal learning.
Understanding Your Market for Small Business Owners Workshop

Expert trainer and consultant, Liz Burke of Liz Burke Communications will deliver a free workshop for Business Owners who wish to achieve a better understanding of their customers and competitors. This workshop aims to give participants a better understanding of their business market & respective legal requirements. It will also cover topics such as formal and informal research techniques as well as planning for the future. This valuable workshop will take palce on Wednesday evening 18th September. Places are limited and pre-booking essential. Contact Brenda 069 62222 / bheath@wlr.ie

 

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Social Media Solutions for Small Business Workshops

Sandra Hennessy of Be Dynamic will deliver a three part training programme on Social Media Solutions for Small Business. This training programme aims to to provide participants with the skills, tools and knowledge to be able to create and implement a social media marketing plan and gain a better understanding of the various social media channels available to them.
Training is on 3 consecutive Mondays 16th, 23rd and 30th Sept. Places are filling up fast so please remember to book in advance with Brenda Heath 069 62222 / bheath@wlr.ie

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