Community Group Information: For more information about any of the groups listed below, please contact the Parish Office 045 865327.
|Active Retirement Group
||We pursue a range of social & cultural activities for the Active Retired. We meet each Tuesday in the Coimín Centre at 2.30pm.
|Day Care for The Elderly
||HSE service Wednesdays and Thursdays. Enquiries to HSE Services at McGreals Primary Care Centre. Telephone: 076 695 7800
|Bethany Bereavement Support Group
||A voluntary parish based ministry which aims to help the bereaved and grieving. Meetings are held twice monthly in The Coimín Centre on the 1st Friday of each month from 10.00am to 11.00am and on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 8.00pm to 9.00pm. We offer GROUP SUPPORT. ONE TO ONE SUPPORT, AND HOME VISIT where necessary. This is a free, confidential service.
Bethany National Support telephone number 087 9905 299
|Blessington Interfaith Group
||We organise talks and events for Lent & Advent, plus Summer Outings and an Annual Pilgrimage. The term ‘interfaith’ is understood to embrace Christians of all denominations, members of other religions and people of goodwill everywhere.
|Parish Book Club
||Meets 4 times / year to review books based on traditional and contemporary spiritual teachings. Authors read have included, Richard Rohr, John O Donoghue, David Whyte, Sister Stanislaus Kennedy, John Paul Varnier. All welcome to join.
|Society of St. Vincent de Paul
||The group is over 25 years in existence. The aim of St. Vincent de Paul is to assist those in need on a confidential basis through support, friendship, and family visits with a view to achieving self-sufficiency.
The local society of St. Vincent de Paul can be contacted on 087 1811579 or by placing a message in a sealed envelope in the Parish Office or the postbox outside The Coimín Centre at Church of Our Lady.
Alternatively you can contact St. Vincent de Paul at: SVP House, 91-92 Sean McDermott Street, Dublin 1, Tel: 01 838 6990
|West Wicklow Cancer Support
||West Wicklow Cancer Support provides a service for the West Wicklow and surrounding area. WWCS meets at 7.30pm on the last Thursday of the month in the Coimin Centre, Main St. Blessington. We provide support and information to people, their families and carers affected by cancer, in a friendly and confidential manner. .
Contact details are firstname.lastname@example.org or Telephone number 087 4346004