20 December 2022

We Can Quit? Yes, We Did!

Nine New Non-Smokers in Inishowen There is great cause for celebration in Inishowen this week as it sees the completion of the first “We Can Quit” programmes with the fantastic news that nine participants were successful in quitting cigarettes since the first programmes started eight weeks ago.    We Can Quit – a FREE stop smoking… Read more »

15 November 2022

IDP Winner of Aontas STAR Award in 2022

Dare2Dip! a water safety and wellbeing training programme, developed by The LightHouse at Inishowen Development Partnership has won a prestigious STAR (Showcasing Teamwork, Awarding Recognition) Award in 2022.  #Dare2Dip! was aimed at anyone considering starting to dip or novices who may have recently taken up swimming in open water.    Aisling Sheehy, who developed and managed… Read more »

10 October 2022

Ukrainian Response Grant Programme

Inishowen Development Partnership continues to apply the ‘People, Place, Progress’ strategy to support those fleeing the conflict in Ukraine by empowering ‘local’ response through collaboration with the voluntary and community sector. The Small Grants Programme aims to enable ‘local’ community initiatives provided to assist the increasing numbers of arrivals in Inishowen towards self-advocacy and to… Read more »

5 October 2022

Free cookery/deli course with IDP

Following the success of our barista course this week, we have teamed up with Taste4Success Skillnet again to deliver a 7 week FREE cookery course in Crana College,Buncrana. This course is only open to those not in employment or those in receipt of a social welfare payment. Starting on Thursday October 27, the cookery course… Read more »

Inishowen, Can We Quit? Yes, We Can!

National Stop Smoking Programe being delivered in Inishowen We Can Quit is a FREE stop smoking programme, being delivered by Inishowen Development Partnership, and funded by HSE Sláintecare.  We Can Quit is a community and peer led programme available for adults (18yrs+) living in Inishowen, who want to quit smoking or vaping.  It follows the… Read more »