The network for Community and Voluntary, Social Inclusion and Environmental groups in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown
Thank you to all our member organisations who nominated representatives to participate and represent the DLR PPN on the many boards and committees involved in policy making in Dun Laoghaire- Rathdown.
Thank you to all our members for taking the time to participate in this survey. Reports and results generated from this survey will be published here.
Become a DLR PPN member!
All volunteer led, not-for-profit community groups active within Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown are encouraged to become members of the PPN.
Find out how you can look after the members in the DLR Community. For details on Volunteering, Pandemic Unemployment Payment and the supports available to the Elderly & Vulnerable, also Mental Health supports. Information on recovering after Coronavirus
For details of our 2021 Training Programme please click here. This schedule of free training for DLR PPN members is based on the feedback our members provided in the Community Wellbeing Survey.
Read news from our members and information on consultations,, funding and more.
- Minister O’Brien launches €1m fund for Community Development Pilot Projects 4th March 2021
- €6.5 Million Funding for Outdoor Recreational Amenities 4th March 2021
- Funding for Local Authority Biodiversity Projects Announced 3rd March 2021
- Report from DLR PPN contributions – Review of the Implementation of the Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Co Co, Transport Infrastructure & Public Realm Projects 2nd March 2021
- Review of the Mental Health Act 2001 – Public consultation 2nd March 2021
- Threshold Helpline 1st March 2021
- Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Library Development Plan 2021-2025 Public Survey 1st March 2021
- Dundrum 2030 – Community SDG Dashboard – #HaveYourSay 1st March 2021
- Minister O’Brien welcomes publication of White Paper on the Government’s new international Protection Support System 1st March 2021
Community Connection Podcast
Community Connection Podcast February 2021 Featured in this month's episode: John O’Toole, Director of Operations at the Airfield Estate will discuss the Farmer’s Market, the ‘Good Food Delivered’ programme and the other events and programmes offered by Airfield Estate. Mary O’Donohue, Executive Director at Making Connections, will discuss the ‘Good Food Delivered’ programme and the other services offered by Making Connections. Bobby McCormack, CEO of Development Perspectives, will discuss the Sustainable Development Goal Advocate training programme and the UN Sustainable Development Goals initiative. Kevin Kenny, Director of the Shackleton Museum Athy, will be discussing, the life of Ernest Shackleton, ahead of his online lecture, as part of the National Maritime Museum of Ireland’s Monthly Winter Talks series.