Coveney welcomes 82 Extra SNAs for Schools in Cork​

Government honours commitment to allocate earlier in the year  Over 7% increase in number of SNAs to meet level of need The Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD, today announced the provision of 800 additional Special Needs Assistants which will be...

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24% Increase in Housing Adaption Grants for Cork

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has welcomed the increased funding announced in Housing Adaption Grants for Older People with a disability. Cork City has been allocated €1.4 million for the grants this year, a 24% increase on 2017. The council will contribute a further 20% to...

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€3 million available for Smart Lighting for businesses

Tánaiste Simon Coveney is calling on Cork businesses to apply for the €3 million Lighting Upgrade Grant Scheme. The funding has increased this year and The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) is administering the Scheme. Applications are open until May 31st...

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