Avondhu Blackwater Expand Community Connect into West Waterford

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership is delighted to announce the expansion of the Handyman and Telephone Befriending Services for older people – under the umbrella of Community Connect – to the West Waterford areas of Lismore, Cappoquin, Tallow and Ballyduff. In addition to these services, the company intends to provide an advocacy service to assist senior citizens…

Common Scams Aimed at Seniors

Older people are very often the targets of a wide variety of scams. Some aim to steal identities, some are after money. When unscrupulous professional scammers confuse and gain the trust of older people, they can gain access to bank accounts, credit cards, and even assets. If you are concerned about the welfare of a…

Calling for Volunteers!

If you have time on your hands, patience and knowledge of Internet and Email then we would love to hear from you.  We are looking for people to give one-to-one support to senior citizens at our Basic Computer Courses that we are holding in Fermoy, Mallow and Blarney.  The courses take place for two hours…

Child Car Seat Checking Service

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has been in touch to let me know that  their ‘Check it Fits’ Service  will be visiting Lidl Car Park  on 16th of January  from 10am to 5.30pm.This is a really worthwhile service so I would like to sharesome information about the service with you and would encourage you to do likewise with your…