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Kelly welcomes extension of Brightstart funding

30 March, 2018 - by Catherine Kelly


 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.”

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