RCN Home - Supporting Rural Communities in Northern Ireland

alt textRural Community Network is a regional voluntary organisation established by community groups from rural areas in 1991 to articulate the voice of rural communities on issues relating to poverty, disadvantage and equality.

It is a membership organisation and is managed by a voluntary Board of Directors, elected every two years. Two community representatives from each of the six counties make up the main component of the Network's Board with statutory, voluntary, farming, environmental, cross border and other sectoral groups making up the rest.

Rural Community Network adopts a community development approach to its work and employs a team of staff with a broad spectrum of skills.

Free RCN membership to groups

hmp_591316340.jpg RCN offers one year's free membership to rural community groups with an annual income of less than £10,000. If you would be interested in joining please click below to download the membership application form.

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Need a website?

Would your group like a website? Easy to manage and support available from RCN staff… and the only cost is the annual web hosting cost. We’ve only a few spaces left!!

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