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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
RCN 20032746

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News & Events

TEA BREAK TALK - APPRENTICESHIPS & TRAINEESHIPS

Tea Break Talks are back!  Join us for a special one off look at Apprenticeships & Traineeships in West Limerick.
This FREE webinar is filled with expert information & advice to help you discover how to earn & learn across a large variety of occupations.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Panel includes
Joe Leddin, Midwest Regional Skills Forum
Eimear Brophy, Limerick Clare Education & Training Board
Elaine Butler, University of Limerick Flexible Learning Centre
Finn Fitzgerald & Eddie O’Shaughnessy, Rural Employment Service
Employer and Apprentice to give you first hand account on how the system works
Plus a Question & Answer section for any queries you may have.

Make a cuppa and join us 11am Tuesday 21st Sept !

‘Tea Break Talks’ are being run by West Limerick Resources Rural Employment Service through the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP). SICAP 2018-2022 and is funded by the Irish Government through the Department of Rural and Community Development and co-funded by the European Social Fund under the Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014-2020

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SMART VILLAGES PROJECT LAUNCH
Have your say on the future direction and development of your area!

NEWKD and WLR, in conjunction with KPMG Future Analytics and UCD, will host a virtual conference entitled ‘Co-Developing Smart Villages – Towards Stronger Rural Communities’ over two morning sessions on the 30th September and the 1st of October.

To register, please visit:
https://kpmgireland.zoom.us/.../WN_MOCTtDNiTWaVcDgL3McPWA

In West Limerick the areas will cover the Western periphery of the catchment along the Kerry border including the communities of Abbeyfeale, Tournafulla, Mountcollins, Templeglantine, Athea/Carrigkerry, Glin and Loughill/Ballyhahill, Ardagh and Shanagolden.
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Mens Shed
A fantastic day networking with our own West Limerick, Adare and Glin Mens' Sheds at a regional event, held in Thurles to support the safe return of Sheds to activity.

Great information sharing opportunity had by all, with Shed members attending from across Limerick, Clare, Tipperary and Offaly.

Thanks to all our colleagues in the Local Development Companies of North Tipperary, South Tipperary, Clare and Offaly for the collaboration in delivering on this event. A big thank you, to North Tipp colleagues and all who provided the hospitality today. Top class! Thank you also to Local Link Limerick Clare for the transport support.
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This initiative is supported by West Limerick Resources (WLR) through SICAP. The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2018-2022 is funded by the Irish Government through the Department of Rural and Community Development and co-funded by the European Social Fund under the Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014-2020
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