A Leitrim childcare provider is appealing for additional funding from the HSE

A Leitrim childcare provider, who help children with additional needs, is appealing to the HSE to provide it with additional funding.

Drumshanbo’s Childhood Dreams has been providing after school and respite care to children with additional needs since re-opening after the initial lockdown in July of last year.

Manager Eilish Winters says they would love to provide extra services but funding has been a problem.

She says locals have been brilliant but their fundraising efforts have been hampered by the pandemic: