WELCOME TO LONGFORD CIC
County Longford CIS provides free, quality, confidential, up-to-date information, advice, and advocacy services to all in relation to their civil and social rights, entitlements and the social services that exist to support them.
Longford CIC Are Holding A Free Pension Advice Week 18th - 22nd August 2014
* Are you age 50 or over and have you considered your State Pension?
* What will the qualifying age for the State Pension be when you retire?
* Have you checked your Social Insurance Record?
* Will you have an entitlement to a State Pension in retirement?
* Did you ever work and pay Social Insurance abroad?
* How much will you and your spouse/partner receive?
* How will a private or occupational pension affect your State Pension?
A state pensions expert will be in attendance on
Contact our local office on 0761 075890 to book your place
Co. Longford CIS has been allocated the European Foundation of Quality Management GOLD STAR AWARD on 18th November 2013
Recognition for this is attributed to all Core; Community Employment; Volunteer Staff and the Board of Management.
The Service was accessed under the following headings
Information on Losing Your Job and Keeping Your Home
Are you leaving Ireland for Europe?
Longford Citizens Information Service has compiled an information pack for individuals who are planning on leaving Ireland to live and work in Europe. For further information please click on:
MESA provides a Supported Employment Programme for people with Disabilities in the Midlands.
We provide a service to people with a mental, physical, sensory or intellectual disability in the midlands, and are supported by FAS, to access mainstream employment both full and part time depending on individual choice and ability. Our details are Midland Employment Support Agency www.mesa4.com
Cross Care Migrant Project
If you are planning to relocate to one of the countries mentioned above, the books will provide basic information which will help you on your way. They are free of charge and available at Longford CIC.
Citizens Information Board Publications
Free of charge and available at Longford CIC.
INOU - The Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed
Published 20th edition of its WORKING FOR WORK. This booklet provides information on welfare, work, education and training options for unemployed people. It provides information on:
A limited number are available and Free of charge at Longford CIC.
Migrant Information Clinic
To facilitate the large foreign national community in Longford in accessing their rights and entitlements, Co. Longford Citizens Information Service holds the following Information Services on Tuesday's from 10am - 12.30pm to 14.00pm – 16.00pm:
Slovenska Poradna-Slovakian Clinic
Poradnia Polska-Polish Clinic
Latvieshu Valoda-Latvian Clinic
Informacija ir vertimas Lietuviskai-Information services in Lithuanian
Know Your Rights
Check out this months Know Your Rights as seen in local newspapers listing information on four current topics.
Longford Citizens Information Services Ltd is funded and supported by:
County Longford Citizens Information Service Ltd.
Level One, Longford Shopping Centre, Longford
Tel: 07610 75890 Fax: 043 3342485