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Bon Secours Tralee Makes Donation To Enable Ireland Kerry

Bon Secours Tralee Makes Donation To Enable Ireland Kerry

October 3, 2017 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

ENABLE Ireland Kerry Services has received a €4,000 donation from the Bon Secours Hospital in Tralee. Owen McCarthy Mission Leader at Bon Secours Hospital Tralee presented Sean Scally and Paula Henry from Enable Ireland with a cheque from the Hospitals Community Initiative Programme for €4000 on Monday. “Each Bon Secours […]

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Sean Scally of Enable Ireland Kerry Services accepts a cheque for €12,186 from Tommy Sheehy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tommy’s Pedal Power Gives Another Funding Boost To Enable Ireland Kerry

August 10, 2017 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

A CYCLING dynamo from Ballyroe visited Enable Ireland Kerry at Oakview this morning to deliver another big cheque to the service. This year, Tommy Sheehy, originally from Castleisland, has raised a staggering €12,186 for Enable Ireland Kerry Services by undertaking a series of 8 hour spinning sessions throughout Kerry. To […]

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Active Kingdom staff present a cheque to Enable Ireland Kerry for €1,408.  Front from left; Emma Fitzgerald, Katie McAuliffe, Miriam Leane and Maria O'Sullivan. Back from left; Darragh McCarthy, Sean Scally of Enable Ireland Kerry, Paul Carmody, Paul O'Callaghan and Anthony Fealy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Family Fun Day Raises Funds For Enable Ireland Kerry

June 16, 2017 at 11:47 am Comments are Disabled

AN event held last month by Active Kingdom raised €1,408 for Enable Ireland Kerry Services. A family fun day was put on at John Mitchels GAA Complex at Ballyseedy by Active Kingdom and Sean Scally from Enable Ireland Kerry was very appreciative of their efforts. “We are delighted that Active Kingdom picked Enable […]

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Join Tommy For An Epic Cycle Up The Alps This July

Join Tommy For An Epic Cycle Up The Alps This July

February 2, 2017 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

ENABLE Ireland Kerry is looking for cyclists to take part in a serious challenge this July riding through the Italian Alps and Dolomites, tackling many of the most famous Giro climbs and highest roads Europe has to offer. Tommy Sheehy, who has raised tens of thousands over the years for […]

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Sean Scally (left) of Enable Ireland Kerry accepts iPads purchased by Aspen Grove for the facility. Included is Sean Ryan, CEO Aspen Grove, Anne Marie O'Flaherty, Tommy Brennan and Charlene Doody, Aspen Grove. Photo by Dermot Crean

Local Company Donates iPads To Enable Ireland Kerry

January 5, 2017 at 3:04 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL company has kindly presented the local Enable Ireland centre with iPad devices which will help adults and children in the service centres. Aspen Grove Solutions presented Sean Scally from Enable Ireland Kerry with the three iPads at their offices on the Castlemaine Road in Tralee on Thursday morning. […]

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The meeting of the Tralee Access Group on Wednesday morning. Front from left; George Dineen, Helen Fitzgerald, James Fitzgerald, Anne O'Brien. Back from left; Petrina Comerford, Mary Carroll, National Advocacy Service; Aine O'Sullivan, Disability Federation of Ireland; Jean Foley, Kerry County Council Access Officer; Caroline Robson NCBI and Eugene O'Sullivan. Photo by Dermot Crean

New Group Aims To Improve Access For People With Disabilities

November 30, 2016 at 2:57 pm 1 comment

A NEW group has been formed in Tralee to with the aim of removing barriers to accessing built environment communal spaces in town for people with disabilities. The Tralee Access Group (TAG), which met at the Enable Ireland offices in Edward Street on Wednesday morning, is an independent group, formed in early […]

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Enable Ireland’s Sean Scally (back fourth from left) and Catherine Healy (front third from left) with choreographer Jackie O’Mahony (back, second left) and contestants.

Contestants In Sync For Fun Night In Aid Of Enable Ireland

September 15, 2016 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

WHILE he won’t exactly be a singing priest, Fr Padraig Walsh of St Brendan’s Parish will be among the 13 contestants strutting their stuff on stage in a few weeks at the Enable Ireland  Kerry Services first ever ‘Lip Sing’ event. Taking place on Saturday, October 1 at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, […]

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Tommy Sheehy hands over a cheque of €10,870 to Sean Scally of Enable Ireland. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Tommy Raises Huge Sum For Enable Ireland

June 30, 2016 at 4:44 pm 1 comment

A BALLYROE man has raised €10,870 for Enable Ireland after completing a cycling tour of Provence in the South of France. Tommy Sheehy, who is originally from Castleisland, climbed Mount Ventoux in aid of Enable Ireland. The challenge covered Lyon to Nice over the rugged French countryside. On this tour, Tommy conquered […]

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Win Tickets To Ireland V Sweden In Paris With Enable Ireland Kerry

Win Tickets To Ireland V Sweden In Paris With Enable Ireland Kerry

April 21, 2016 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH excitement building for Euro 2016, the people at Enable Ireland Kerry Services have a fantastic competition for soccer fans. The Boys in Green are going to the Euros and here’s your chance to join them. The organisation is holding a raffle for a pair of tickets to Rep of Ireland […]

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Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre Branch manager, Joanie McCauliffe, with some of the characters who will be at the Enable Ireland Family Fun Day on

Family Fun Day At The Wetlands For Enable Ireland

March 15, 2016 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

ENABLE Ireland are organising a family fun day at Tralee Bay Wetlands on Easter Monday, March 28 from 2–4pm. Young children are invited to come along and meet some of their favourite Disney characters. Kenny the Clown will be on hand along with a puppeteer to entertain the children and […]

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Brendan Harty, Jennifer Burke and Michelle Burke at the Enable Ireland Cheltenham Preview on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Experts Give Their Tips For Cheltenham At Brandon Event

March 13, 2016 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

SO if you’re interested in making money this week on the gee-gees, the experts were on hand for an evening of expert tips in the Brandon Hotel on Friday for a great cause. Top figures from the racing world gave their opinions on the big races in the festival and to raise […]

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Sports Fans May Like These Items For Auction At Cheltenham Preview Night This Friday

Sports Fans May Like These Items For Auction At Cheltenham Preview Night This Friday

March 9, 2016 at 3:30 pm Comments are Disabled

ENABLE Ireland will be hosting a ‘Cheltenham Preview Night’ this Friday, March 11, at The Brandon Hotel, at 8pm. Well known personalities from the racing world like Jim Culloty, Philip Enright and Brian O’Connell will attend and on the night, there will also be a sports auction held as part […]

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Elisha Buckley (centre) with her National Winning Art Piece with Irish League of Credit Unions President Brian McCrory, Marty Whelan, Suzanne Ennis Tralee Credit Union, Mum Carol, Father Leonard, sister Meabh, brother Leonard and John O’Regan Chapter 23.

Tralee Credit Union Celebrates Two Winners In National Art Competition

February 23, 2016 at 4:21 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Credit Union had two National Winners in the Irish League of Credit Unions Art Competition at its Awards and Exhibition, which took place in Croke Park, Dublin, recently. Enable Ireland Adult Services, Tralee, came 1st in the Group category and Elisha Buckley, a Leaving Certificate student from Mercy Mounthawk […]

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Enable Ireland Looks For Volunteers To Dance At ‘Strictly’ Event

Enable Ireland Looks For Volunteers To Dance At ‘Strictly’ Event

February 5, 2016 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S time to slip on your dancing shoes and sign up for the Enable Ireland Kerry’s Strictly Come Dancing Fundraiser. The charity will be holding the event at the Brandon Hotel on Friday, May 13 and they are looking for dancers to take part, regardless of their ability. Over the course […]

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At the hangover of a new bus to Enable Ireland from the Ring of Kerry Cycle were, from left: Sean Scally, Paula Henry, George Dineen, Cathal Walsh, Catherine McCannon, Betty Culloty, Anne O'Connor and Konagh Forbes. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Pedal Power Provides Local Organisation With A Brand New Minibus

November 24, 2015 at 3:53 pm Comments are Disabled

THANKS to the efforts of cyclists who took part in the Ring of Kerry Cycle this year, a local disability services organisation now has a brand new minibus. A total of 550 cyclists raised funds for the Kerry branch of Enable Ireland and on Tuesday were delivered the benefits of that […]

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Cyclist Tommy Raises Another Incredible Sum For Charity

Cyclist Tommy Raises Another Incredible Sum For Charity

October 23, 2015 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

A BALLYROE man has raised €11,216 for Enable Ireland after completing two mammoth cycles during  the summer. Last May, Tommy Sheehy cycled from San Sebastian to Barcelona in aid of Enable Ireland. The challenge covered 600km over the rugged landscape of the Pyrenees taking five days to complete. The following month […]

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PHOTOS: Winning Charity Bets Raise Over €1,100 For Enable Ireland

PHOTOS: Winning Charity Bets Raise Over €1,100 For Enable Ireland

April 25, 2015 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE proceeds from charity bets sponsored by ‘Paddy Power’ were  presented to Sean Scally from Enable Ireland on Friday. The bets, which were handed out at a special Cheltenham Preview night in the Fels Point Hotel in March, succeeded in realising over €1185.50 which was presented by Paddy Power staff member Aidan Conway. Continued […]

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At the cheque handover of €2650 from Tralee Rotory Club to the Kerry Branch of Enable were. from left: Richard Bonno, Meg Healy, Derry O'Sullivan (President of Tralee Rotory Club), Sean Scally (Enable Ireland) and Alison Boardman. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Rotary Club Raises €2,650 For Enable Ireland Kerry

March 6, 2015 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Rotary Club raised €2,650 for the Kerry branch of Enable Ireland and its assisted technologies programme. The Rotary club raised money by hosting their annual ball in the Ballyseede Castle Hotel in November, with all proceeds going to Enable Ireland. “We were approached by Enable Ireland and we went […]

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Nine Charities To Benefit From Ring Of Kerry Cycle 2015

Nine Charities To Benefit From Ring Of Kerry Cycle 2015

February 26, 2015 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

  THE nine charities to benefit from the 2015 Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle were announced on Saturday morning last at Aghadoe, Killarney. This year’s nine Kerry based charities are Console, The National Suicide Charity – Kerry Centre, Down Syndrome Ireland Kerry Branch; Enable Ireland Kerry Services; Kerry Hospice; Kerry Rape […]

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Fionnuala O'Donovan, Lorraine Hopkins, Sharon Scanlan and Cecelia Kelliher at the Rotary Club Gala Ball in Ballyseede Castle Hotel on Friday  night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Rotary Club Holds Annual Gala Ball In Ballyseede Castle

November 15, 2014 at 9:45 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a glamorous affair in the Ballyseede Castle Hotel on Friday night as the Tralee Rotary Club held their annual Gala Ball. A different charity is picked to benefit every year and it was Enable Ireland’s Kerry Services who will receive funding from the €80 a head dinner last night. Continued […]

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