Living Well With Arthritis: This six week course starts on Sept. 3rd. at 7 pm in Lus na Greine FRC, Granard. It is self management course developed by Stanford University, USA and has proven to greatly benefit people challenged by arthritis. Complete cost for six two and half hour sessions €30. For booking please contact 1890252846, or call Mary Henry 087 1404200 or Loretta Doyle 086 8160080.
‘Living Life to the Full’ Gatekeepers Course: This innovative course will run every Monday night starting from September 16th. at 7.30 pm. The course covers Life coping skills and resilience, stress management and change etc. It is open to everyone and the course itself is free. Booking necessary call 087 0558549
‘Gardening Sills’ FETAC Level 3: We are delighted to offer this fantastic course which is supported by Longford Westmeath Adult Education Board. It will run one morning a week over a 12 month period. It offers a great opportunity to learn a range of horticultural skills in practical hands on environment supported by a professional tutor. Booking commences weeks of 2nd. September by calling the centre.
FETAC Courses in Ardscoil Phádraig: Ardscoil Phádraig, Granard is currently enrolling for FETAC Level 5 courses in Animal Care and Nursing Studies. These FETAC Level 5 courses are suitable for both school leavers and mature students who wish to return to education and gain new skills or employment. They also provide links to certain courses in Universities and Institutes of Technology and can be worth up to 400 points.
Students may be eligible for further education grants and be able to retain their social welfare benefits subject to usual conditions. For further details about the courses and grants available phone 043 6686209
Please note that due to annual leave the centre will be closed as and from Monday, August 12th. until August 30th. inclusive. Our full programme of events and activities will be available and circulated in the coming weeks. We always welcome your feedback and ideas!