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South Lough Neagh Regeneration Association

SUMMARY

Name: South Lough Neagh Regeneration Association
Location: Maghery
County: Armagh
Total Cost: £ 8,000.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : SOAR
Duration: 11 months
Telephone: 07801354669

PROJECT SUMMARY

The overall aim of the project is to commission a qualified consultant to undertake a detailed needs audit of the South Lough Shore Communities and put a plan in place to address the needs and issues identified.

BACKGROUND

SNLRA - South Lough Neagh Regeneration Association aims to attract and encourage investment in the economic social and environmental well being of southern shores of Lough Neagh to generate activity, employment, enthusiasm and pride in the community.

ACTIVITIES

Items funded:

To engage a consultant to carry out a comprehensive Audit of the whole South Lough Neagh area which will address and identify needs/issues in relation to the deprivation indices including:

  • Health
  • Education
  • Youth
  • Eldercare
  • Rural women
  • Needs of the Ethnic population within the area
  • Employment
  • Unemployment and underemployment
  • Childcare issues
  • Crime and vandalism
  • Rural development and agriculture
  • Fishing
  • Tourism
  • Community development
  • Leisure, sport culture and arts
  • Protection of our natural heritage

BENEFITS

To comission a needs audit of the whole South Lough Neagh area.

LESSONS

Key issues and needs have been identified, these can now be prioritised for future funding opportunities.