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Recognising that the interests and needs of our Travellers may differ from the settled community we are looking for knowledgeable volunteers to help maintain this page, even if it is just a note about a service you know about. So, if you can highlight useful information and you advocate for high standards and respect, please get in touch

Traveller Resources

Rathkeale is an inclusive, progressive and principled community enhanced by the Travellers who live here and visit at Christmas.

Resources of specific interest to Travellers include:

Ráth Caola Le Chéile Ráth Caola Le Chéile is a group made up of Travellers and settled people working on development and cohesion in Rathkeale, generally by hosting learning events. They meet about once a month in the Rathkeale Parish Hall. More>>
Community Employment The Community Employment Project helps long-term unemployed people to re-enter the active workforce. More>>
Traveller Mental Health Project 24 Hour Support (Free) Numbers:

  • Samaritans 116 123
  • Pieta House: (1800) 247247

Exchange House Ireland: (01) 8721094

Pavee Point: (01) 8780255

Traveller Counselling Service: (01) 8685761

June 2019 by the Rathkeale Community Council. Volunteer contributors are acknowledged if they request such an acknowledgement. Page content is temporarily maintained by David Lamont of the Rathkeale Community Council.