Failte Isteach: English Conversation Classes for Migrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Event Information

Date: 26 Apr 2016 until 7 Dec 2016
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Europe Direct Centre: Letterkenny Library
Location: Central Library Letterkenny

Event Description

Donegal Intercultural Platform & Failte Isteach is organising free classes for migrants to increase their confidence in speaking English and allow them to meet new people in the process.  EDIC Letterkenny is hosting these weekly events which are taking place each Tuesday or Wed from 26 April 10.30am to 12.30pm up to and including the 6th July.

The service targets Migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers offering a completely volunteer-delivered conversational workshop for all abilities. Donegal Intercultural Platform is one of 91 centres in the country supported by Fáilte Isteach that provide this service free of charge as a way to promote integration and build a sense of community.

The classes will take a break for the summer & then restart in September going on up to and including  7th December?

At the first session we already have 11 students attending with 6 more enquiring about the service.