17 January 2018

 

Community Events

Charities and not for profit groups 
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Updated  12th January 2018



PERPETUAL EUCHARISTIC ADORATION HOSPITAL CHAPEL: Can you cover Sun 2-3am, short term - 3 weeks. Most Urgent! Ph: 085 116 2668.

FR. ANDREW MULLEN:
  Mass, celebrated by Rev. Denis Nulty, Daingean Church, Sun 14, 11.15am to mark 200th Ann of his death. Prayers at graveside following mass (weather permitting).

FOSTER CARERS: needed for children within Laois/Offaly in Jan. For more info: tusla.ie or Ph: 057 8692567.  

ST. PADRE PIO MASS: Tues 16, 7.30pm, Church of the Assumption. All welcome.

STOMA SUPPORT GROUP: meeting Tues 16, 6.30-8.30pm, Dóchas Offaly Cancer Support Group Centre. Contact Anne: 086 307 4846.  All are welcome.

DURROW CEILI CLUB: Ceili & set dancing classes every Tues night, Durrow hall 8.30. New members welcome.

VOLUNTEERS FOR LOURDES: If you would like to travel with us to volunteer in the Service of Hospitalite Notre Dame de Lourdes: 8-16 July. Please contact Liz Byrne: email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it /Ph.: 087-192 6346. 

TULLAMORE LIBRARY: Dr. Diane Cooper, of True Fitness will give a talk Tues 16, 6.30-7.30. Booking essential -057 9346832.

MOJO: mental health & wellbeing programme for men, 18 years & older. 12 week programme starts 24 & 25, Offaly Local Development Company, Main St.  Further info: mojo.ngo/ 087-602 8801. 

CLONMACNOIS PRAYER VIGIL: Cluain Chiarain Prayer Centre, Fri 19 & every third Friday. Mass at 9pm. All Welcome. Enquiries Dave: 085 774 6763.

GROW COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH MOVEMENT:  every Wed 11.00a.m, Tullamore Library. If you are feeling lonely/ isolated - contact Michelle 086 418 3805 / Visit: www.grow.ie.  

OFFALY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICES: Helpline 9351886 for information or to make an appointment.

SEXUAL ABUSE & RAPE CRISIS CENTRE: Confidential Counseling Service, Helpline 1 800 323232.

RADIO MARIA IRELAND: Irish run Catholic Talk-Radio, available to download free, free streaming: www.radiomaria.ie or hear it directly on phone 01 4373277 for price of a phone call.

TULLAMORE CHARISMATIC PRAYER GROUP: Wed, 7.45pm, Presbyterian Church. Everyone welcome.

AWARE:
Support & Self Care Group every Mon, 7.30 (except Bank Holidays), Riada House, Arden Rd, free, no referral needed.

SOSAD: Free, Confidential Counselling service. Ph: 057 9346704, Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

DOCHAS OFFALY CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: Drop In Centre, Offaly St, Mon to Thurs, 10am-2pm. Phone 9328268

A.A: Offaly House, Offaly St. Mon, Wed, Thurs, Sat 8.15pm; Tues, Wed, Fri 1.00pm; Sun 12noon.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR WMOF 2018: The World Meeting of Families 2018 will attract thousands of Irish and International pilgrims. Organising it & seeing it through will only be possible with the help of volunteers. You can sign up on our website, email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or by telephone 01 567 6800.

ROSARY: every Sat after 6-30pm mass for evangelisation of our country. 

PARISH GROUPS USING CHURCH Anyone wishing to use the church needs to book in with the Parish secretary.

PARTICIPATORY ASSET MAPPING PROJECT IN TULLAMORE to identify what social activities are in Tullamore. Looking for volunteers to map the areas local to their homes. Further details phone: 057 9352467 / 087 747 0562 or Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

THE LEGION OF MARY: Hold their meetings every Tuesday, 7pm in the Alfie Lambe house, Arden Rd. New members most welcome. For more details contact Mary: 086 314 3302.

TULLAMORE MEDIATAION GROUP: Mon 7pm, Parish Centre.

FEDERATON FOR VICTIM ASSISTANCE:  Free and Confidential Service to all Victims of Crime.  Freephone 1800 277 477 - email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it - www.victimassistanceireland.com.


READING, WRITING & MATHS SESSIONS: Free & confidential. Contact Alison or Marina at 057 9349424 / Laois & Offaly Education & Training Board.
 

OXFAM TULLAMORE: currently looking for volunteers Mon (Afternoon), Tue, Wed (Afternoon) and Friday. No experience is needed as full training will be given. For more info & to apply please Ph: Susanne 057 9322801, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call into our shop in person.
 
COLLECTORS WANTED Collectors are urgently wanted, to form a rota to help with collections, at the 6.30pm Vigil and Sunday 10.00am and 1.00pm Masses. Please leave your name in the Sacristy.

SHALOM TIDINGS, a Catholic magazine featuring informative, reflective & inspirational articles, available from Parish Centre.  Donation of €2 will go towards Parish Funds.

LIFE IN THE SPIRIT SEMINARS continue Wed, 7.45pm, Day Chapel.  Guest speakers every week.  All are welcome.


GETTING CITIZENS ONLINE 2017 an initiative under the National Digital Strategy:  Do you want to learn how to work the internet?  Info from S.W.E.E.T.S offices, Kilbeggan, 057 9332030 / 086 331 1594.

GUILD ST PHILIP, PORTLAOISE SEEK VOLUNTEERS to visit those in prison. Text 086 046 2405, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

FAMILY CARERS IRELAND providing support and home respite services. For more info contact Sheilah Kinsella at 086 020 8507 or 057 9322920: email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

RAINBOWS: Programme for children aged 6 to 12 years affected by bereavement or separation Phone: 087 103 9292