Cork County Council is continuing its annual commitment to support local communities with the announcement that the Community Fund Scheme 2020 is now open for applications. Each year, Cork County Council’s Community Fund Scheme contributes financial support to hundreds of community and voluntary organisations around the County.
Cork County Council is delighted to announce the extension of a number of very popular initiatives under Healthy Ireland, the national framework for action to improve the health and wellbeing of Ireland over the coming generation.
Among the projects confirmed to receive support for a further two year period, is Cork County Council’s “Teen Talk” event series which has been recognised nationally for its positive impact with transition year students.
Always try and swim on beaches or at locations where lifeguards are on duty. Never swim alone.
Water Safety Tips
Don’t swim just after eating
Never swim in the dark, or when you are hot or tired
Avoid swimming in strange places
Never swim out to sea after drifting objects
Don’t stay in the water too long
Never swim out to sea
Always swim parallel and close to the shore
Obey lifeguards and swim between lifeguard flags
Exercise caution when using inflatable toys
Pay attention to signs on the beach
The CLÁR Scheme 2020 has been launched by the DRCD. This scheme makes provision for small scale infrastructural projects in rural areas. It promotes sustainable development and it aims to attract people to live and work in the areas it covers.
CLÁR 2020 has an overall National budget of €5m , and it covers the following Measures :