Let Us Introduce Ourselves

Kildare Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) was established in 2014.
LCDCs are established in all Local Authorities and are part of Local Government Reform.
We have a key function to achieve joined up approaches to local and community development.

Kildare’s Local Economic & Community Plan

The purpose of the Local Economic and Community Plan (LECP) is to set out, for a six-year period, the objectives and actions needed to promote and support the economic development and the local and community development of Kildare.

Download the Kildare Local Economic & Community Plan 2016-2021

In 2015 all Local Authorities are required to produce a six year Local Economic and Community Plan (LECP) 2016-2021.
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Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) is the new national social inclusion programme 2015-2017.
Kildare Public Participation Network (PPN) is a new framework for communities to connect with local authorities through public engagement and participation.
 Stage 2 of the Rural Development LEADER Programme (RDP) process commenced in July 2015.