28/09/16

97, 500 sanctioned for Tearmann Éanna to enable them to develop social housing for the elderly in the Islands Region

Minister for the Gaeltacht, Seán Kyne TD, has announced that he has sanctioned a grant of €97,500 for Tearmann Éanna Teo. in Conamara, Co. Galway in order to enable them to purchase property and develop social housing for the elderly in Eanach Mheáin, Béal an Daingean, Co. Galway.

Announcing the grant, Minister of State Kyne said that he is very pleased to be in a position to provide this grant to Tearmann Éanna. Such a service will be a great addition to the facilities available to the elderly of the area. “This is an investment in the Irish-language infrastructure of the Islands region” said Minister Kyne. “It will boost community spirit and help to provide homes to those in need of them.”

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