Longford EDI Centre

EDI Centre Services

North Longford Men's Shed

The North Longford Men's Shed provides the opportunity to meet in a safe and secure environment, to socialise and to encourage training and development, to empower them to become active citizens in their local community.

Free Mediation Service

This service is provided by Longford Community Resources CLG and is for anyone who is unsure about where they are going and would like to discuss their career and/or training options and funding options in a private, friendly and confidential atmosphere

Free Job Seeking Skills

The EDI Centre's job seeking skills service includes:

  • Curriculum Vitae's - The requirements of a modern CV, compiling information, the expected presentation, catering for specific jobs, submitting CVs online and sending by email etc.
  • Cover Letters & Job Applications - We will help you design a professional Cover Letter, assist with completing job application forms and submitting applications online etc.
  • Interview Skills - We will go through typical interview questions and answers, appropriate attire, the do's and don'ts of interviews and we can carry out mock interviews based on the particular job you are applying for

Free Information Service

This free and confidential service includes but is not limited to:

Social Welfare Rights & Entitlements, Assistance with completing Medical Card Applications, Housing Applications, Education/Training Options, Referral/Advocacy, Farm Assist, Agricultural Forms and Registrations

Typing Service

This service includes but is not limited to typing and printing of assignments, projects, essays, booklets, posters, leaflets, photocopying, binding, laminating etc.

Small Business Accounts

If you are self-employed or run a small business and need assistance get your accounts in order why not pop in and see if we can help, there is a small fee for this service.

Support Staff

The EDI Centre provides support staff to various community based organisations for example:

Acorn Project – One to one counselling services on Marriage/Drugs/Mental Health issues & Bereavement. Acorn also run a Man's & Women's Group.

Attic Teen House - Provides a safe secure environment for young people to meet where they are encouraged to engage in constructive developmental activities.

Centre for Independent Living - provides people with disabilities the opportunity to access greater independence and life choices through the assistance of a Personal Assistant.

Longford Mental Health Centre - Providing a day care service for people experiencing Mental Health problems.

Meals on Wheels - Engage in the provision of home cooked nutritious meals to older people

Spring Lawn Development Providing assistance to the Springlawn area and wider community.

 

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