Attached for information is a Press Release from the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs regarding the launch of the First Response Support Measure in the 2017 CLÁR funding programme.
This year there is an allocation of €0.75million under the CLÁR programme for the First Response Support Measure. This measure will be operated directly by the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs and is open to formally recognised organisations/groups that operate entirely on a voluntary basis and are involved in emergency rescue/first response efforts.
Documentation should provide a clear evidence base for the assistance being requested and should be submitted directly to the Department at firstname.lastname@example.org, by the 5th of May 2017 and on the attached application. Any queries in relation to this scheme should be submitted to the Department via email@example.com also.