Associated Organisations and Groups
There are number of outside groups and organisations that Fr McGrath Centre has been working with.
ETB (Education and Training Board, former VEC) – provides Adult Education courses and has been working with Fr McGrath Centre for the last few years delivering Childcare FETAC 5 training.
Immigrant Support Clinic – offers free information, advice, advocacy and one to one support for immigrant communities in Kilkenny. Open on Mondays from 10 – 1pm (upstairs in Fr. McGrath Centre). Term time only. Contact Theresa Delahunty on 086 1927033.
Failte Isteach – delivers English language courses to members of immigrant communities in Kilkenny. Classes run on Wednesday mornings from 10am to 12pm (term time only). Classes are free and open to adults from all immigrant communities in Kilkenny and county. Contact Theresa Delahunty on 086 1927033 or Ken Kirwan.
Senior Citizens Helpline – operates on Saturdays from 4 – 7pm in Fr McGrath Centre. National Helpline number 1850 440 444
Music Awareness Group – runs 2 sessions per week, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7.30pm – 9.30pm. Contact Tom Dullard tel 086 8757674.