Community Services Programme Call for Applications

Clare Local Development Company (CLDC) invites Community Organisations to express an interest in a new round of funding under the Community Services Programme (CSP). The CSP is operated by the Department of Social Protection (DSP) to support legally incorporated community organisations to provide local social, economic and environmental services through the application of a social enterprise model of delivery .

This programme may suit if your community organisation is :

  • A Company Limited by Guarantee or a Co-Operative
  • Able to show clear evidence that a service meets a community need and is serious about providing employment opportunities for those most distant from the labour market.
  • Generating traded income as a social enterprise with at least one set of audited accounts

Deadline to submit Expression of Interest (EOI) to Clare Local Development Company is
5pm on Wednesday 21st June 2017.

Download the guidance notes and EOI form here:



For more information contact Monica McKenna: