Storybud

Something for our young listeners - Storytime Express Is a radio programme aired each week on crcfm presented by Paul Halligan.  It airs at 5pm on Saturday and you can also hear previously aired episodes of Storytime Express daily on Paul's website, Storybud, which contains some of your favourite stories every day in both text and audio format.  Find it at www.storybud.org

Go-Fund me for Castlebar Social Services

Castlebar Social Services provide a range of services to the town and surrounding areas including Meals on Wheels.  Due to the demand on services that has greatly increased recently, and as fundraising activities have been curtailed, the service has launched a GO-Fund me campaign.  Donations are gratefully accepted. Details can be found at shorturl.at/klmOY 

SeniorLine

The coronavirus is a particular threat to older people. SeniorLine has put in place a number of protocols to support many older callers from all over Ireland. Any caller, concerned about Covid-19, will receive the most up-to-date guidance as recommended by Government sources. Good health practice is reinforced at all times. This information is updated daily as the situation changes and is available to each of our volunteers at the phones.This Freefone service is available every day of the year 10am-10pm, including all public holidays. Please call 1800 80 45 91

Interactive Map

Mayo county council have developed an interactive map that aims to connect volunteers with vulnerable and isolated individuals during the Covid-19 crisis, It displays a visual map of all the communities that are giving up their free time to assist with those experiencing difficulties across the county. As part of this process Mayo county council would like to hear from any member of the community and voluntary sector to provide them with contacts, times available to help and their locations. Please email mayoppn@mayo-coco.ie with your information. The map can be found at maphub.net/MayoCommunityEngagement/mayo-county-council

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, many of our Community Diary events have been cancelled or postponed. Please check directly with the organisers before attending.

Fahy Community Centre

Fahy Community centre is available to rent for any event or occasion. It is extensively equipped for all needs, including kitchen facilities that can cater for groups at reasonable rates. Enquiries to 087 236 0525

Louisburgh Men's Shed

Lousiburgh area men’s shed is active socially and extends an invitation to any men from the greater Louisburgh/Killeen/Lecanvey and Murrisk to come along and see if being involved interests them. Contact 086 241 7123 for meeting dates

Free Training

You may be eligible for free training with the National Learning Network in Castlebar. Opportunities are available for Sports and Gym Instructor Studies, IT & Business, Computer Studies, Employer Based Training and more. Contact the Castlebar NLN on 094 902 2770 or email Castlebar@nln.ie