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Joe Carey TD



11 Dec

€66,215 to fund new vehicles for Irish Red Cross Clare and Sláinte an Chláir: Deputy Joe Carey

Two Clare community organisations have been awarded a total of €66,215 to fund new vehicles to transport local patients to hospitals and treatment centres, Deputy Joe Carey has announced. The funding for Irish Red Cross Clare and Sláinte an Chláir is part of an overall €1.3 million package to fund vehicles to 26 community-based groups […]

8 Dec

Deputy Carey calls on budding Clare entrepreneurs to take part in Student Enterprise Programme

Young entrepreneurs in Clare have been urged to apply for this year’s Student Enterprise Programme. Clare TD Joe Carey said participating in the programme is a great experience for those getting started in the world of business. The local Fine Gael TD said: “I am pleased that the Local Enterprise Office’s Student Enterprise Programme will […]

8 Dec

Over 6,000 PUP recipients across Clare receive €2.8m in Christmas bonus payments today: Deputy Joe Carey

A total of 6,092 recipients of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment in Clare will receive a Christmas bonus today, Deputy Joe Carey confirmed. The local Fine Gael TD said: “Recipients of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) are among the first in the State to begin receiving their Christmas bonus from today. In Clare, 6,092 PUP recipients […]

7 Dec

Almost €50,000 in COVID-19 supports for community and voluntary groups in Clare: Deputy Joe Carey

Community and voluntary groups in Clare will receive an additional €49,351 in Government funding to help them deal with Covid-19, Deputy Joe Carey has confirmed.   The funding, which is allocated under the COVID-19 Emergency Fund, was confirmed today by Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, and Minister of State with responsibility for […]

1 Dec

6,286 people in Clare receive over €2.8 million in pandemic payment arrears: Deputy Joe Carey

A total of €2,828,623 in arrears under the Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) has been paid out to 6,286 people in Clare, Deputy Joe Carey confirmed this evening. The local Fine Gael said: “I welcome the approval by my colleague, Minister for Social Protection Heather Humphreys, of the payment of arrears under the Pandemic Unemployment Payment […]

30 Nov

Clubs across Clare urged to apply for €40m Sports Capital funding: Deputy Joe Carey

Some €40 million is being made available in 2021 under a new round of the Sports Capital and Equipment Programme (SCEP), Clare TD Joe Carey confirmed today. The system will be open for applications from December 11 right up to February 12, 2021. Deputy Carey said a handy guide to making an application has been […]