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Focus FRC, Killeshandra, Co Cavan

Portaliffe Centre, Main St Killeshandra, Co Cavan
(North East Region)

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Core Staff

Role: Coordinator

Name: Angie McKenna

Role: Community development/Family Support

Name: Ann Crowe

Role: Administrator

Name: Lisa Darcy

Core Activities

  • Family Support
  • Drop in centre
  • Youth Participation Programme
  • Formal and informal educational courses
  • Counselling
  • Rainbows Peer support groups
  • Positive mental health groups and supports
  • Supporting community Groups
  • Youth Activities
  • Food Cloud

About Us

Focus FRC supports the community of Killeshandra and its enviros. The centre is based in a small rural town in west cavan 
we provide a number of different supports and services for families within the community. Some of the services we provide would be Counselling for children, teenagers and adults at an afforable rate. We provive administration services like photocoping, scanning , helping with application forms, funding applications for community groups. we provide Educational courses for the community , IT, Cookery, Personal development . there is also fitness classes parent and child yoga, drama for children. we provide the rainbows peer support for children experiencing difficulty over beavement or seperation. We provide outreach family support for families ion the west cavan area. Youth activities for children aged 6-18yrs eg summer camps youth clubs. We faciliate the LGBT worker in the centre who is supporting young LGBT people in the county.