Welcome to IRD Duhallow

IRD Duhallow is a community-based integrated rural development company that was established in 1989. The company combines the efforts and resources of the State Bodies, Local Authorities, Local Communities and individual entrepreneurs for the benefit of the local areas. The main objective of IRD Duhallow is to establish and to support initiatives directed towards the generation of enterprise for the benefit and welfare of communities in Duhallow who may be deprived due to rural population, immigration, lack of training, economic deprivation or poor infrastructure.

To date IRD Duhallow has supported over 37 geographically based communities and over 60 issue based groups from youth to women, lone parents, mental health, sporting, educational, cultural and environmental groups.

Our Mission

IRD Duhallow is a community-based integrated rural development company that was established in 1989. The company combines the efforts and resources of the State Bodies, Local Authorities, Local Communities and individual entrepreneurs for the benefit of the local areas.

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 IRD Duhallow Newsletter Feb 2021

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Latest issue published: 22nd Jan 2021

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Upcoming Events

Jan27

eLearning Package: Computer Skills, Personal Skills and Career Skills
IRD Duhallow, James O'Keeffe Institute, Co. Cork

Jan28

Canva – Online
IRD Duhallow, James O'Keeffe Institute, Co. Cork

Feb2

Start Your Own Business
IRD Duhallow, James O'Keeffe Institute, Co. Cork

Feb4

Facebook For Business – Online
IRD Duhallow, James O'Keeffe Institute, Co. Cork

Feb22

Word Press. Where to start? (delivered online)
IRD Duhallow, James O'Keeffe Institute, Co. Cork

Feb24

Instagram for Business – Online
IRD Duhallow, James O'Keeffe Institute, Co. Cork

Feb25

Microsoft Excel Office – Introduction Level – Online
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Mar1

Time Management – Online
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Mar1

Business Mentoring Programme

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Our Achievements since 1991

Jobs Created

1600

Jobs Created
 

Businesses Helped

1167

Businesses
Supported

Community Groups Supported

186

Community Groups
Supported

Work Placements Supported

408

Community Work
Placements Supported

People Trained

9338

People Trained
 

home insulated

3860

Homes Insulated
 

Childcare Places

500

Childcare Places
Created