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RCN BLOG

RCN responds to issues facing rural communities in a series of blogs.

If you have any comments or concerns on these issues please get in touch.

Creating Conversations Around Palliative & End of Life Care

The sixth annual Palliative Care Week coordinated by All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC) is taking place from 8 to 14 September 2019. The week aims to raise awareness of the difference palliative care can make ...

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Social Housing - Part 2

As discussed in last weeks blog we know that there is a huge need for social housing, and we arent building nearly enough to meet that need.Although a chronic problem particularly in North West Belfast, its also a ...

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Missing the target for New Build Social Housing

Missing the target for New Build Social Housing in Rural Communities.Part 1In this 2 part Blog, our policy officer Aidan Campbell explains the shortfall in new build social housing in rural communities and what that means for prospective tenants ...

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Good Friday

Every year when it comes to Good Friday a mixture of emotions run through me. Its a sombre day for Christianity as reflections of the suffering of a young man are borne out through tradition and service. For me ...

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UK Shared Prosperity Fund? No I hadn’t heard of it either

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund? No I hadnt heard of it either Policy Officer Aidan Campbell blogs on the EU Structural Funds and their proposed successor post-Brexit the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. Ever heard of the European Union Structural Funds? ...

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