County Kildare LEADER Partnership  – Supporting Individuals Supporting Communities


In advance of Level 5 Restrictions which will be introduced Wednesday night 21st October at midnight, County Kildare LEADER Partnership wish to extend the following information to clients, participants and stakeholders.

County Kildare LEADER Partnerships main office in Naas and Office in Kildare, will be closed to visitors for the six- week duration, in line with government guidelines.

During this period, we will continue to deliver our services to the best of our ability and will prioritise our services to the most vulnerable in our local communities. While our premises will be closed,  our services remain open and we encourage people to pick up the phone if you need any help or support.


Naas office can be contacted on 045-895450 – For all queries – or by emailing us on

SICAP – Supporting Communities – Supporting Individuals –

Community Groups can Contact: –  Phone: 087-9800645

Community Support Workers:

North Kildare Community Support Worker – Linda Walsh –

South Kildare Community Support Worker – Nicola Hogarty –

Individuals needing support can contact Jackie Delaney or – Phone: 087-9161984

Employment Support Workers:     Breda Mitchell –

                                                      Mary Minogue –

                                                      Siobhan Doody King –

                                                      Mary Byrne –

                                                      Geraldine Hewson –

                                                      Aine Byrne –

LEADER Programme – Karl Duffy – Phone: 086 0284776

Tús and RSS participants will be working from home with the supervision and support of Co-Ordinators:

Tús Programme – Co-Ordinator – Adrian Brown –  Phone: 086 0436149

Rural Social Scheme – Suzanne Wallace –  Phone: 086 0411293

ABILITY Programme – Laura Whelan –  Phone : 086 4665721

The Dara Project – Alan Gavagan –  Phone 087-6238558

Enterprise Skills Programme – Paula O’Connor – Phone: 086 0210160

Older Voices Kildare – Denise Croke –   Phone:  087-1411669

Heads Up – Niamh Keaveney –  Phone: 085 2845871

Hope Cottage – Regional Family Support Co-Ordinator   – Noreen Ardill –  Phone:


Individual Placement Support – David Doran –  Phone: 085 2110163

Roma Employment Support Worker – Adriana Quinn –  Phone: 086 0286900

Traveller Support Co-Ordinator – Anne Daly –    Phone: 086 0208616

Integration Project Worker – Niamh Conaghan –  Phone: 086 142 6452


Communications Monitoring & Social Media – Catherine Connolly –  Phone : 086 0363685

We can also be contacted through our social  media on Facebook (@CountyKildarelp) , Twitter (@CountyKildarelp) , Instagram (CKLPKildare5) and through our website, (

County Kildare LEADER Partnership would like to remind everyone that during these difficult few weeks we are here…. we are open…. and we are ready to help and support wherever possible – do not hesitate to contact us.


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