Úsáidtear cuacha ar an suíomh gréasáin seo. Is féidir go bhfuil roinnt cuacha i bhfeidhm cheana. Le haghaidh tuilleadh faisnéise, léigh ár Ráiteas Príobháideachais. Tríd an suíomh gréasáin seo a úsáid, glacann tú leis an tslí a úsáidimid cuacha.
Mr Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, today, announced that 20 voluntary community organisations will receive funding for Mobility and Cancer Care Transport under his Department’s 2019 CLÁR programme.
The funding is for the provision of vehicles to provide transport for people in rural areas with mobility issues. It will support voluntary organisations that provide:
Announcing the details of the successful applicants, Minister Ring said:
The Scheme supports the purchasing and/or fit out of vehicles to transport people for medical services. It allows for allocations of up to a maximum of €50,000 for a wheelchair accessible vehicle or €100,000 for a bus.
Minister Ring continued:
The Minister continued:
Minister Ring concluded:
Note to editors:
CLÁR provides funding for small scale capital projects in rural areas that have experienced significant levels of depopulation. The programme forms part of the Government’s Action Plan for Rural Development which was launched in January 2017. The CLÁR programme is also an important part of the overall integrated strategy to support stronger rural economies and communities for Rural Development through the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund as outlined in Project Ireland 2040.
Areas targeted under the CLÁR Programme are parts of counties Carlow, Cavan, Clare, Cork, Donegal, Galway, Kerry, Kilkenny, Laois, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo, Tipperary, Waterford, Westmeath, Wicklow and all of County Leitrim.
Organisations approved for funding under Mobility and Cancer Care transport measure are available here