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11 Feb 2022

Annual General Meeting 2022

The Annual General Meeting of the Garda Benevolent Trust Fund will take place at 12pm on Thursday 19th May, 2022 at the Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise, Co. Laois.

Holiday Home Scheme

AYLESBRIDGE, near COURTOWN, CO. WEXFORD & DONEGAL TOWN

DEAR MEMBER,

UPDATE: Our Holiday Home Scheme for 2022 is now fully booked for the peak holiday season in both locations.  We currently have a waiting list in operation.
The Garda Benevolent Trust Fund is pleased to announce that after a difficult two year absence due to Covid 19, we will resume the Holiday Home Scheme for 2022* as part of their overall service it provides for its’ members.

Regards,

JOHN BROSNAN
SECRETARY

BRIEF DETAILS OF THE HOLIDAY HOME SCHEME BELOW:

The Garda Benevolent Trust Fund continue to operate the Holiday Home Scheme as part of their initiative of improving the overall service it provides for its’ members.

The aim is to cater for serving and retired members who are members of the Trust Fund and have a child with special needs, by providing the entire family with a one week holiday fully funded by the Garda Benevolent Trust Fund.

The Trust Fund own two properties in Donegal Town and two properties in Aylesbridge, near Courtown, Co. Wexford.  All four houses are available under the Holiday Home Scheme to families who have a child with special needs who is under 23 years of age. Each house has 3-4 bedrooms, is fully furnished including washing machine, dryer, and fully equipped kitchen. Properties at both locations are wheelchair accessible and are available to families all year round.  Preference will be give to new applicants and to families who have availed of the Scheme on three occasions or less in the past.

The Scheme has been in existence well over fifteen years now and continues to be a tremendous success with our members.  Members are invited to contact the office for further information by emailing only info@gardabenevolent.ie.

Holiday Home Scheme Form