Cookstown and Western Shores Area Network

CO-VID 19 LATEST INFORMATION
Rural Community Development Support Service – Coronavirus / COVID-19 Emergency Response

As your Local Rural Support Network, we continue to support our local communities and groups in Mid Ulster as much as possible. We are following ongoing official advice on how to handle the current Coronavirus situation and keeping you all regularly up-to-date.Help stop the spread of covid 19 – PHA guidance update – 29..03.21

We are maintaining certain services strictly in line with all current restrictions. However, our offices are currently closed to the public.

If you require any support or assistance please ring us on 028 8773 8845 or Email: info@cwsan.org or message us via Facebook @cwsan.midulster

Mid Ulster District Council COVID-19 Local Community Support
Regularly updated Information and Lists of local Support Organisations to assist people in the Mid Ulster area is available on the Council website here

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Cookstown and Western Shores Area Network (CWSAN) is a community umbrella organisation which was formed in 1996 to represent and support the interests of community groups within the rural areas of Cookstown District and along the Western Shores of Lough Neagh. Since 2014 CWSAN has partnered with COSTA to ensure coverage for all of rural Mid-Ulster. We also operate an outreach office from the Rainey Centre, Magherafelt. The network aims to co-ordinate the activities of groups in the area through a range of support measures which include training, facilitation, information access, brokerage and consultation.

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3 days ago

Cwsan MidUlster
Upcoming Funding Opportunity✨ Exciting News! ✨We are getting ready to launch the new mental health fund! Join us on Monday 5th July, 9.15am with Health Minister Robin Swann and Siobhan O'Neill mental health champion as we officially launch the fund and open for applications! Register here > bit.ly/3wJ3gUQ #AchievingImpact #InspiringGenerosity Robin Swann UUP North Antrim Advice Centre NI Assembly, Stormont ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

Cwsan MidUlster
Tell a friend Wednesday: There are 10 million people worldwide living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis without no known cause or cure. It's a chronic, life-long, invisible condition which causes inflammation, swelling and ulceration in the intestines. The symptoms can be very debilitating for the sufferer, and can include extreme pain, fatigue, brain fog, arthritis and nausea. The impact on education, work and family life can be devastating. ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

Cwsan MidUlster
Do you have a child who's unwell and are wondering if they should be in nursery or attending a summer scheme?Check out our handy guide below to find out when they should stay off, and when they can go back. Symptoms and severity of illness will vary from person to person. If your child is unwell and you have concerns about their symptoms you should speak to your GP. If you are pregnant and have been exposed to any of these illnesses you should seek prompt advice from your antenatal carer.For information on COVID-19 symptoms and advice see pha.site/coronavirus ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

Cwsan MidUlster
🚨New Funding Alert 🚨Barclays is expanding its COVID-19 Community Aid Package by inviting UK charities to apply for one of a further 50 grants of £100,000.The support, delivered through the 100×100 Programme, is focused on charities which are “meeting the immediate needs of communities across the UK affected by COVID-19”, including:– help for people experiencing physical and mental health issues;– financial assistance for people facing financial hardship;– support for ethnically diverse communities disproportionately impacted by the crisis;– and enhancing digital accessibility.You can find full eligibility details on Barclays’ website. home.barclays/content/dam/home-barclays/documents/citizenship/Covid-Fund/Barclays-100x100-COVID19... Thanks rural community network for sharing ... See MoreSee Less
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