Sligo Intercultural Forum (S.I.F.) meets with Minister Aodhan O Riordain TD and Senator Susan O’Keefe

sif meeting


Members of Sligo Intercultural Forum (S.I.F.) met with Minister Aodhan O Riordain TD and Senator Susan O’Keefe on his recent visit to Sligo.

SIF was able to highlight issues for new communities in the Sligo area. Minister O’Keefe in particular was very open to hear what SIF had to say.


Starting on Wednesday 5th November @ 10am – 12noon.
Here in Sligo Family Resource Centre – 49, The Mall.
4-week course. Fee: 10 euro for the course.
Places are limited, booking is essential!
To book your place please call us on 071 91 pic

Community Development and Social Studies

We are starting a course in Community Development and Social Studies for beginners on tuesday 7th October from 10am – 12noon. This course will run for six weeks. This course will include
1. Understanding community developement
2. Group work
3. Leadership skills
4. Communications
5. Team Work
Please contact the centre at 071 9146315,or email us at as soon as possible to avoid disappointment as places are limited.

Cake Sale

Thank you to everyone that helped or baked cakes and buns at our recent Cake Sale to Board of Management members, staff, O’Hehirs Bakery, The Bakehouse, and the Gormet Parlour. It was very much appreciated. It was a very successful sale and the proceeds will go to help fund our Centre in making it wheelchair accessable. THANKS AGAIN.


Sligo Coast to Coast 10 mile charity run/walk roll

10 mile charity run/walk/roll – Strandhill to Rosses Point scenic route.
Sunday 28th September @ 10am.

This fundraiser is run by Sligo Carers Association, with some of the Sligo Family Resource Centre staff taking part and raising funds through sponsorship cards. All proceeds from our sponsorship cards will go towards making our centre wheelchair- accessible. Please support! You can drop into Family Resource Centre and sponsor one of our staff for this very worthy cause.

If you need any further information you can contact us at 071 9146315 or email us at


Crochet/knitting classes

Crochet/knitting classes will commence on Wednesday lst October, 2014, the classes will run for four weeks, if you are interested please contact the centre at 071 9146315, or email us at to book your place as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.



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