The MenPower Programme receives a prestigious National Award
Offaly Local Development Company’s MenPower Programme was presented with a “Highly Commended” Award at The Aontas Award Ceremony. The Awards Ceremony was held via Zoom and was hosted by Colm O Regan, critically acclaimed author, comedian and broadcaster. Ryan Sheridan, a renowned musician provided the entertainment at the well-attended event.
The MenPower programme was shortlisted earlier in the year in The Category of Adult Learning Initiatives that Support Health and Wellbeing. The process prior to receiving an award entailed, the submission of a detailed application form and an online interview with an independent panel of judges. The MenPower Programmes interview team consisted of Caroline Brickland, MenPower Co-ordinator, Siobhan Broderick, SICAP Manager, Carmel Lalor, Occupational Therapist with the Bannon Centre and Keith Gallagher, Programme Graduate.