News from Ireland

Support for returning Irish emigrants

When: Thursday, 28 February, 2019

A small team of 7 people based in Dublin, we provide general information, advocacy and referral support via a face-to-face drop-in service, by phone or email, and via our website.

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Connection Story - Surrey and County Offaly

When: Friday, 1 February, 2019

Last October, Sally Rafferty contacted Ireland Reaching Out to let us know that she was coming to Birr in Count Offaly, along with her father Jim. She asked if there was someone available locally to help them discover more about their Irish place of origin.

Birr (Offaly)
Sally Rafferty (nee Booth) and her father Jim Booth in St Brendan's Church of Ireland Birr County Offaly

Reconnecting with Kiltormer

When: Tuesday, 20 November, 2018

The highlight of our trip to Ireland in September was meeting our distant relatives in Kiltormer!  With the help of Ireland Reaching out, Mary McLaughlin, John Joe Conwell  and Mary Lynch, we were able to re-co

Kiltormer (Galway)

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