The LEADER website has a case study on the Mountbellew Walled Garden Project which has had funding from Galway Rural Development to produce a Development Plan. Check out the Mountbellew Heritage & Tourism Network Facebook page @MountbellewHeritage for more updates. Enjoy reading the case study here:LEADER Case Study - Mountbellew Walled Garden Read more
GRD and TUSLA hosted a very successful Positive Parenting Seminar last year with guest speaker David Coleman, broadcaster and author. Read more
Two courses starting in Ballinasloe this week, based in the Ballinasloe College of Further Education and supported by GRD. The Millinery Course in 6 weeks long and the Make-up Application course is a Level 5 QQI accredited course. Contact Bridie Dolan, GRETB on 09096 43479 or Clara Cashman, GRD on 091 847611. Read more
What is the Taking Control Workshop Read more
February 20, 2019 Read more
Ageing, dementia, support services, finance, fair deal scheme, loneliness and community supports for both urban and rural older people are some of the important topics which will be discussed at the upcoming ‘Advancing Care in the Community for Older People’ public information event being hosted free of charge by Nursing Homes Ireland West Region, taking place in The Ardilaun Hotel, Taylor’s Hill, Galway on Saturday 26th January. Read more
Welcome to the Galway Rural Development website. Galway Rural Development, through the programmes we administer, will continue to work along with other agencies, groups and individuals around the county to improve the quality of life for all citizens in our area. We especially wish to work with those who are most in need of assistance, to provide real opportunities for people to gain significant improvements for themselves and their communities throughout rural Galway.