M Power Community Fund 2021

Funded by the Interreg VA Programme

The aim of the mPower project is to enable people to live well, safely and independently in their own homes, supported by a modernised infrastructure for healthy ageing.

The aim of the Community Funds Programme is to:

  • Provide services to enable people to use technology with the assistance of digital hubs or digital champions
  • Connect an Older Person to a technology with a “try before you buy “ device lending programme.
  • Pay reasonable costs to supply community-based activities such as exercise classes, art classes, lunch clubs etc.

This fund totals €25,000 with a maximum of €5,000 to be awarded to each successful applicant. The objective is to fund at least 1 group in each Municipal District.

If your organisation:

  1. Provides series to people aged 65 and over
  2. Works to address the Digital Divide by assisting older people access technology
  3. Act as a digital champion for older people
  4. Provide exercise classes, art classes or other recreation activities for older people to allow them keep in touch

                                                           This grant is for you. 

Closing date for receipt of completed application form and accompanying documentation is 4pm on Friday 4th June 2021.

Please click here to access the application form and guidance document.

Please submit applications forms to the following email address:  mPower@louthcoco.ie

If you need any help contact Mary Deery at 086 803 2686