Objective 1: Supporting People

Identify and focus on individuals experiencing poverty and social exclusion in Dun Laoghaire Rathdown. This will involve an analysis of various data sets and other evidence of need..

Communicate and connect with individuals needing support and services.

Provide appropriate programmes and opportunities to support these individuals:

Conduct regular needs analyses

Tailor existing programmes to best meet these needs

Develop new programmes to address unmet needs

Ensure the supports we provide or recommend are accessible and of a high quality


Advocate with and on behalf of the most marginalised at a local and national level. In particular, address barriers to progression experienced by individuals and families.


Engage more actively with local employers to identify opportunities for work experience and employment.



Promote volunteering opportunities for individuals to help develop confidence, self-esteem and active citizenship.