Mayo Fianna Fáil TD Dara Calleary is reminding community groups and organisations providing health and personal social services in mayo to apply for National Lottery Funding that has been allocated to the HSE.
He said: "The HSE has been allocated funding for distribution under the Respite Care Grant Scheme and the National Lottery Grant Scheme. I am encouraging local groups and organisations to apply for either scheme depending which one may be most suitable. Information is available by logging onto www.hse.ie/lotterygrantsor by calling HSELive on 1800 700 700. The closing date is Wednesday March 23 with amounts available ranging from €500 to €10,000."