Special Olympics


Special Olympics use the Sports Hall on Saturday mornings, and Monday and Wednesday evenings. Basketball training takes place on a Saturdays, Basketball also takes place on a Monday evening and 7-a-side football indoor training takes place on a Wednesday evening. The hall is also used for more general sports and social activities on Wednesdays. This includes the use of the sports hall and social area, where athletes take part in pool, table football, TV/video. 10 Pin Bowling takes place at Arena 7, and gymnastics also at the Community Centre on a Saturday afternoon.

Contact: 085 7241647 for more information.


Letterkenny Youth Club


Letterkenny Youth Club caters for young people, aged 10 – 16 years attending youth club in the church every Monday and Friday. Although these young people are in the main from the Greater Letterkenny area, but also include youth from Kilmacrennan, Termon, Manorcunningham, Newtowncunning and Glenswilly. The activities taking place include football, basketball, table tennis, video, pool, and music lessons.

Contact: 0863859696 for more information


Letterkenny Park Run

We host the Letterkenny Park Run which is run by the Public Heal Dept. This is a free service which operates out of Cairde Le Cheile building which is used for registration, refreshment and restroom facilities.

Contact:  http://www.parkrun.ie/letterkenny/


Fern Coffee Dock

Patients from the day centre in St.Conal’s avail of the services provided by The Fern Coffee Dock.. The Fern Coffee Dock is now an integral part of the services provided to these patients. The Coffee Dock allows for social interaction, not only between the patients themselves, but also allows them to integrate with hospital staff, and other visitors to the hospital in a safe and familiar surroundings.


Outreach Shop

We provide an outreach shop to Letterkenny University Hospital Psychiatric Unit.




Other Community Groups

Various community groups use the premises from time to time. Other community groups are welcome, especially groups who cater for disabilities or have mixed groups which include disability.


St. Conal's Hospital Garden Centre

The garden centre group also use our facilities.


Summer Camp

Cairde Le Cheile provide an annual summer camp for people with disabilities. This camp takes place during the summer months. Details are posted on website and social media at appropriate time.




Donegal Local Development Company(DLDC)

We operate a TUS scheme in conjunction with Donegal Local Development Company.


Donegal Centre for Independent Living(DCIL)

We provide CE schemes in conjunction with Donegal Centre for Independent Living.

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