9th June: Community and voluntary groups shining through in Longford

Longford community and voluntary groups have shone through in supporting vulnerable and isolated people through the pandemic. Volunteers have also come forward in their hundreds.

Karen Reilly, Longford’s Community Champion has been speaking to MaryClaire Grealy on Let’s Talk about the huge effort involved. First we hear from co-ordinator of the Public Participation network, Siobhan Cranogue, who tells MaryClaire about the work of over 400 participating groups in the network.