Irish Rural Link (IRL) – the national network representing the interest of rural communities is welcoming the launch by Minister for Rural and Community Development, Minister Michael Ring, of the COVID-19 Government Action Plan to Support Community Response. A new helpdesk for community and voluntary group has been set up and can be emailed on c&[email protected]. Full press release is available here.

A copy of the Department’s Action Plan is available here and a communication pack containing 6 leaflets available to download here