Ukrainian refugees

24 Jan

€3 million for Clare communities hosting refugees

CLARE County Council has been allocated almost €3 million to support communities that are hosting refugees from Ukraine and other countries. Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said that the money will come from a €50 million Community Recognition Fund for sports clubs, community organisations, transport infrastructure and local groups. “The €2,925,549 awarded to Clare County Council […]

25 Mar

Clare people giving shelter and support to refugees

WITH more than 1,000 Ukrainian refugees based in the county, Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has paid tribute to the generous spirit of the hundreds of Clare people who are providing shelter and support to the new arrivals. He made special mention of the example being set by local communities in Kilkee, Ballyvaughan and Lisdoonvarna […]

21 Mar

Highlighting the plight of Ukrainian people with cystic fibrosis

THE plight of Ukrainian people with cystic fibrosis was raised in the Dáil by Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey last week when he asked Taoiseach Micheál Martin to support a call for immediate financial assistance for support organisations near the EU borders with Ukraine. Stating that he had been briefed on the evolving situation […]