North and East Kerry Development is one of 53 local development companies in Ireland. Its main objective is to promote, support, assist and engage in:
- Social development
- Enterprise development
- Community development
It is a non-profit organisation with government funding.
It operates 14 different programmes from offices in Tralee, Castleisland and Listowel.
To encourage and empower people to enhance their quality of life through the development of innovative programmes, services and supports that promote respect, equality and inclusion.
North and East Kerry Development (NEKD) is a new company formed to amalgamate four local development companies;
• Tuatha Chiarrai Teo
• Partnership Tra Li (including Tralee LES)
• North Kerry Together
• Sliabh Luachra Local Development
NEKD became responsible for all programmes previously being run by the above companies on the 1st January 2009 with the services to the public continuing as normal.
For further information call into our offices, contact us be telephone or email or visit our website.