Near Media Co-op is sending out invitations to the conference ‘Radio and TV as learning Resources’ on Saturday November 7th 2015 in the Teachers Club (Club Na Múinteoirí), 36 Parnell Square, Dublin 1.
October Blog - Examining Casebase
Employment Rights Advocacy Course- Level 6
John Healy from Near FM speaks to Jane O’Sullivan, Solicitor and Policy Officer with Community Law and Mediation about a pre-Budget submission on Children and the Social Welfare Code on Near FM’s, Northside Today. To listen to the pdcast click here.
This year, Community Law & Mediation is celebrating its 40th year of serving the community. We are planning an event to mark this significant milestone and to celebrate all that has been achieved as well as look to the future.
September 2015 Blog: Guest Blog - Pre-Budget Submission to the Department of Social Protection on Social Welfare Law and Children
The Law Society Employment & Equality Law Committee in collaboration with Law Society Professional Training, is hosting a seminar to provide practitioners with an update on recent changes to areas of employment law, practice and procedure and other topics of interest. An experienced panel of speakers will be available to answer questions.
Near FM will be running a radio training course for people aged 55+. This course is a QQI Level 3 accredited course in 'Media Expression' and is aimed at people who would like to see a change in their community and want to be part of that change. It's about making radio that matters and giving people a chance to have their say.
Our latest Casebase report relates to the refusal by an Appeals Officer to grant Invalidity Pension.
Read our new Casebase report concerning a man whose Carer's Allowance was discontinued on the basis that his child did not need full time care and attention.
Fatima Aydin has been working with CLM as an intern and has authored our August blog on education rights for students in the direct provision system. We would like to thank Fatima for all her hard work!
Free Legal Advice Centres (FLAC) recently launched a legal information leaflet on Neighbour Disputes. CLM solicitors Maureen Gourley and Clare Naughton made contributions to the leaflet which deals with issues including noisy neighbours, noisy commercial premises and anti-social behaviour.
Take a look at the August dates for CLM Limerick's free legal advice clinics here.