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County Down Rural Community Network

Welcome to CDRCN. The network is a voluntary umbrella body set up and managed by community groups in County Down. We are committed to an inclusive future where all citizens actively participate in local life, helping each other to create a healthy, peaceful, vibrant & sustainable society.

”About

Learn about CDRCN’s mission to help our members, and a little of our history

”Our

Get an overview of the work we do in helping communities thrive across County Down

”Programmes”

Learn about our numerous community development and health programmes

”News

News of community events, funding, and networking opportunities

2017 SOA Deprivation Statistics Lookup

Please see link below to the NI Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) website to check the Deprivation Statistics for local areas detailing Multiple Deprivation Measure (MDM). Simply type in your postcode and it will give you the statistics for your Super Output...

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Rural Halls Refurbishment Scheme now open

Rural Affairs Minister Edwin Poots MLA has announced the opening of a £1m Rural Halls Refurbishment Scheme.  This pilot Scheme will provide a grant to rural community and voluntary organisations to deliver capital refurbishment works to rural halls, with the intended...

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Become a Member

If you are involved in a community group in County Down, we could help you with all aspects of volunteering to improve your community. Learn about the benefits of CDRCN membership

Contact Us

The road to success for community projects can be a long one from dream to reality, but CDRCN is here to support groups with advice and assistance. If you are considering taking on a new project, get in touch to see if we can help

A voice for rural

CDRCN is part of the Rural Community Development Support Service

Our partners

 

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