Kelly welcomes extension of Brightstart funding
Sinn Féin MLA Catherine Kelly has welcomed the announcement that funding for Brightstart SAC Projects Rounds 1 and 2 has been extended.
The party’s spokesperson on children and young people said:
“Bright Start initiatives, play a vital role in addressing child poverty and provide children with access to essential child development opportunities so I welcome the fact that the funding for Brightstart SAC Projects Rounds 1 and 2 has been extended until March 2019.
“While this news is welcome, in the longer term more organizations should be able to benefit from the Bright Start funding stream.”