KASI - KIllarney Immigrant Support Centre

KASI (Killarney Immigrant Support Centre) is an NGO based in Killarney, Co. Kerry providing support services to Asylum Seekers, Refugees and other Migrants in Killarney and the greater Killarney area.

Our Mission Statement

‘To support asylum seekers, refugees, migrant workers and their families; and to facilitate their integration into the community’.

Support Services and Activities

  • Drop-in service (open 4 days a week)
  • Free Information
  • Help with filling in forms
  • Advocacy
  • Outreach work to DP Centres in Killarney
  • Awareness raising in schools and local community
  • English classes
  • Homework support
  • Information sessions on certain topics
  • Training and workshops
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Various activities for Asylum Seeker children in DP
  • Intercultural events

KASI is also running an outreach service in Drishane Direct Provision Centre in Millstreet, Co. Cork, supporting families and individuals in the hostel.  The project is funded by HSE – South.

OUR AIMS AND OBJECTIVES

  • To provide a multi functional space for drop-ins, meetings, coordination, training and intercultural events
  • To provide information relevant to the needs of the service users
  • To plan and implement various activities to include education, language support, health, social and intercultural events
  • To provide support to families in direct provisions
  • To undertake awareness raising work in the local community on asylum seeker and general immigration issues; and engage in advocacy work
  • To liaise with local agencies, through referrals, joints initiatives and enhance service provision
  • Network with other relevant agencies / service providers, sharing best practice and contribute to policy development.
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FACE MASKS FOR SALE -

100 % cotton fabric double layered face masks for a reasonable price of €4 and €6 for double layered with filtered pocket (3 fabric layers)

They are available in KASI Charity Shop which is located in Beech Road, New Street or in our log cabin in KASI Community Garden, Ballycasheen, Killarney. For further enquiry please ring 064 66 20 705 or text at 086 79 15 742

ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TO KASI

When we wear face masks, bear in mind that it is because we care and try to protect others. Therefore, if all of us have that compassion of trying to protect and care for others, ultimately, everyone including ourselves will also be protected... THINK ABOUT THAT....😬😬

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FACE MASKS FOR SALE -
100 % cotton fabric double layered face masks for a reasonable price of €4 and €6 for double layered with filtered pocket (3 fabric layers)
They are available in KASI Charity Shop which is located in Beech Road, New Street or in our log cabin in KASI Community Garden, Ballycasheen, Killarney. For further enquiry please ring 064 66 20 705 or text at 086 79 15 742
ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TO KASI
When we wear face masks, bear in mind that it is because we care and try to protect others.  Therefore, if all of us have that compassion of trying to protect and care for others, ultimately, everyone including ourselves will also be protected... THINK ABOUT THAT....😬😬
THANK YOU... 🙏

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This project is co-funded by

European Union - Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund
Department of Justice and Equality
Health Service Executive
Department of Rural and Community Development
Pobal - Government supporting communities
Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

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