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12 January 2022

Exciting Smart Village project coming to Inishowen!

Smart Villages Training announced for Clonmany, Cloontagh, Ballyliffin, Urris, Rashenny & Environs IDP is offering communities across Inishowen the opportunity to undertake a 6-session Smart Villages online training course. This training is part of a wider programme under LEADER being rolled out to 400 communities throughoutIreland to offer steps and tools to help structure community… Read more »


A consortium of community, voluntary and statutory organisations are working together to support Inishowen families who are affected by MICA.  Inishowen Family Action Network (IFAN) – MICA Subgroup, coordinated by Inishowen Development Partnership, have introduced a number of new supports that can be accessed immediately for families.  Recently a new pilot programme offering FREE counselling… Read more »

1 November 2021

The THRIVE Programme returns with another FREE workshop for Social Enterprises, Community and Voluntary Groups in Inishowen

The THRIVE Programme returns with another ‘Effective Funding Applications and Fund Management’ Workshop.  Join us online via Zoom on Thursday 11th November 2021 from 10 am – 12 pm. The workshop will be delivered by Ailish Irvine of Irvine Training, a local Community & Voluntary sector Specialist and Trainer. This workshop is open to all… Read more »

20 October 2021

Communications QQI Level 4 (Minor Award)

If you would like to improve or gain confidence in your general Communication Skills, then this is the programme for you.  Why are effective Communication Skills so important in today’s world?  Job Interviews Attending Meetings Sending an Email Minute Taking Completing Job Applications including Cover Letters or updating your CV Making Presentations Creating content for… Read more »

7 October 2021

Applications open for The Social Enterprise Regeneration Programme 2021

Applications are now open for The Social Enterprise Regeneration Programme (SERP) 2021.  IDP are delighted to be working with Leitrim Integrated Development Company, in partnership with Sligo LEADER Partnership and Donegal Local Development Company, to deliver the Social Enterprise Regeneration Programme 2021 to our region.  If your Social Enterprise would like to receive 1-to-1 support,… Read more »