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The Social Inclusion Unit seeks to raise awareness and promote Social Inclusion objectives within Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.   It collaborates with all council departments to embed the social inclusion ethos into all decision and policy making processes.  The SIU provides support to local community organisations who work with marginalised or vulnerable communities.   

Actions include:

  • Contact point for national Social Inclusion programme issues
  • General Advice and support to external organisations and structures
  • Coordinate implementation of the Age Friendly Strategy
  •  Support Traveller Interagency Steering Committee
  • Organise annual Festival of Inclusion Week
  • Facilitate Integration Steering Committee and implement relevant actions
  • Facilitate Yellow Flag Programme
  • Support the dlr Ethnic Minority Integration Committee