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April 4, 2020
Accredited and experienced facilitators are available to take your calls. Monday to Friday: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
August 8, 2018
  The Learning Tree Childcare Team - Having a great time at their summer team building day in Glendalough, Wicklow.…
July 30, 2018
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July 10, 2018
  Junior Leaders Training Session   Special thanks to Catriona and Ollie from Kilkenny Recreation and Sports Partnership for facilitating…
July 3, 2018
Failte Isteach Graduation Ceremony Congratulations to the Failte Isteach & Integration English class students who received their certificates at an…
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Fr. McGrath Family Resource Centre

Our Projects & Outreach Work

Groups & Organisations

Find some of the projects we develop with the community and the organisations we work with. Click on the links to find education, training and activities going on in the area.
Music Awareness Group
The music awareness group runs 2 sessions per week: Tuesdays  7.30...
Failte Isteach Kilkenny
This community project delivers English language courses to members of immigrant communities...
Immigrant Support Clinic
The Immigrant Support Clinic offers free information and one to one support for immigrant...
Kilkenny Carlow ETB
The Education and Training Board (ETB) provides Adult Education courses...
National Lottery Good Causes

Fr. McGrath Centre

From Our Director

"What we try to bring across to the children is that you must believe in yourself and that anything is possible and that there's no obstacle that you can't overcome if you persist" ~ Stephen Murphy, Director of Services.

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Your donation not only greatly helps us to continue providing community and family supports but did you know that in Ireland if you donate more than €250 to charity either in the form of a lump sum payment or by way of direct debit/standing order, the donation may qualify you for a tax deduction. Any donation would be greatly appreciated or why not try your hand at some volunteer work within the centre on some of our projects. Click on volunteer in the top menu to find out more.
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    Clients & Supporters

    Who We Work With

    Client 10 (Dept. of Children Youth Affairs)
    Client 4 (Failte Isteach)
    Clients 1 (Neighbourhood Hall)
    Client 9 (Social Protection)
    client 8 (ETB)
    Client 6 (HSE)
    Client 5  (Kilkenny Job Club)
    Client 3 (Tusla)