Community Futures Programme Coordinator Role

As the host organisation for Mayo Community Futures on behalf of Mayo County Council, we have a Community Futures Programme Coordinator role open for applications. All the details you need are in the job description and person specification. Send your CV and cover letter to 

In the loop February 2023

Here is the latest edition of South West Mayo Development Company’s newsletter, In the Loop. We hope you find it interesting and informative.

Digital West 2023

South West Mayo Development Company are delighted to be attending the Digital West 2023 event for the 6th year running!  A one day focus on Digital Disruption on Tuesday January 31st 9.30am-2pm @ATU Mayo Campus Call to our stand and talk to the team about the programmes we offer that promote and support software development, […]

New Role : Ukrainian Support Worker

The Ukrainian Refugee Intercultural Support Worker will work with the Social Inclusion Community Activation Programme (SICAP) team in supporting their response to the needs of Ukrainian Refugees located in the South West Mayo Development Company SICAP area.

Board Elections December 2022

South West Mayo Development Company will hold Board Elections on December 20th, 2022   Each affiliated group has one vote, and each ballot must be completed.  Please find below a list of  those groups/organisations eligible to vote. You should note that not all groups/organisations in the Clew Bay and Islands area have nominated voting delegates.   The […]

Procurement Training

SWMDC The Procurement Tool Box Training Are you looking to tender for S and S?   FREE Online training November 15th from 2pm-4pm aimed at Community Groups and Social Enterprises FREE Online training November 18th from 2pm-4pm aimed at how to tender for Works Contracts Learn from a Procurement Expert how to maximise procurement opportunities […]

‘Piece of Cake’ Case Study

Meet Izabella Bielinska, proprietor of ‘Piece of Cake’, a coffee and pastry shop located in Ballinrobe Co.Mayo.  With the support of our Social Inclusion Community Activation Programme Izabella was able to bring her passion for baking alive by starting her own business.  Now employing 2 staff, Izabella tells us about the positive impact the SICAP […]

Social Inclusion Case Study of Mayo Islands

Case Study Theme Goal 1 – Local Community Groups – Supporting communities to engage with relevant stakeholders in identifying and addressing social exclusion and equality issues, developing the capacity of local community groups and creating more sustainable communities. LOT Thematic Focus Applying community development approaches to achieve the participation of disadvantaged and marginalise communities in […]