Christmas has arrived early at our Romanian Project where our charity aid lorries have arrived. Packed with over 5000 shoe boxes with gifts donated from all over Louth this means that alot of children will be sure to get a Christmas present. "Thanks to all those who donated - particularly from Blackrock" said Conor Hughes.
A big thanks to everyone who donated clothing and household items to the the Romania Appeal this November 2019. Driver Ciara Tinnely has set off on the journey to Romania this week with the lorry filled with clothes donations from peoople in Blackrock and around Louth. The winters in Romania are particularly harsh so every
Presents and shoeboxes were donated to over 1500 school children and the elderly and disabled in 15 villages over Christmas ! Shoeboxes, presents and food were donated to school children, the elderly and disabled in Romania over Christmas!
As our Day Centre family has grown, it has become impossible to celebrate everyone's Birthday individually. Therefore we have decided to have a party every month to celebrate ALL the Birthday's for that month! Last week we celebrated the February Birthday's with a massive cake, singing, dancing and lots of fun!
Today we had our traditional Valentine's Party and took the opportunity to show how our residents have progressed under the love and care of our dedicated staff. We played different games that showed improvement in various skills such as colour matching, counting, dexterity and mobility, all in a fun environment and with calming music in
We are five months in to our project to prevent school abandonment and we are really pleased with the progress we've made. We are working with 14 children who are currently in their final year at the village school. At the end of the school year they will take national exams in Romanian and Maths
We would like to wish all our friends a very Happy New Year and thank you for all your support. Thanks to you all 2015 was an amazing year and here are just some of the highlights of 2015.... Our Special Needs Residents; kept progressing and developing every day, all benefitted from regular massages, speech