FIRST she snipped the ribbon, then Minister Joan Burton went walkabout, viewing artwork, crafts and DIY projects by members of the Dunmanway Family Resource Centre. The facility was an important hub for the local community, the minister told the large crowd of onlookers, as, during her hour-long visit, she performed the official opening of the new family resource centre on the Kilbarry Road.
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OFFERING everything from rap groups for teens to Zumba dancing for their mothers and DIY groups for dads, the Dunmanway Family Resource Centre has become an integral part of the fabric of West Cork. So it will come as no surprise that the centre, which last year saw 1,000 clients come through its doors to […]