Group before leaving for Dublin

Recognition of Traveller Ethnicity

On Wednesday March 1st Enda Kenny made an announcement to the Dail, giving state recognition of Traveller ethnicity.  The Traveller movement have been seeking this for the past 50 years and greatly welcome this overdue recognition. Ethnic status creates a space for Travellers to be respected and valued as a unique community and culture within the diverse society in which we live in Ireland. Read more

Adult Ed

Adult Education Courses – Spring 2017

St. Catherine’s Community Services Centre is running a number of Adult Education Courses starting this February.  For dates, times and costs please check the images below.  We also run a QQI level 4 programme in Employment skills for mothers starting each September and a QQI level 3 in General Learning open to all over 18’s, also starting in September.  For more information please check out the images below.
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Health Screening Day

Health screening day took place on Tuesday 8th November.  Inputs on different times of cancer and importance of early detection were given by Eist and Irish Cancer society volunteers.  Read more


Microsoft Excel Classes for Beginners

Microsoft Excel for beginners course is starting on Friday the 18th of November 2:30pm – 4:30pm in St. Catherine’s Community Services Centre.  it will cost €60 for 6 weeks.  There is a reduced cost of €30 Read more

14th of dec

The Moving On Programme

The Moving On Programme in St. Catherine’s has set up a small business called Elf Delph as part of our Enterprise module. We made hand crafted Christmas Plates and Mugs that can be used as ornaments. They are suitable for all members of the family and would make great presents at very reasonable and affordable prices. Read more

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Want to Work Programme

Want to Work Programme

St. Catherine’s is running a 36 week Want to Work Programme that combines work experience with job related training. It is for under 25’s out of formal education or training for 6 months and participants do placements in jobs they are interested in. Read more