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About Mountshannon Community

About Mountshannon Community 

Camphill Community Mountshannon was established in 2005 as the Clare Lifesharing Initiative (Claí) and is based in the lakeside village of Mountshannon, Co. Clare, about 40 minutes from Limerick and Ennis. There are three houses and a community garden in the village, as well as a number of craft workshops, including a weavery and a basket-making workshop. There is a strong locally based support group and growing relationships with other Camphill communities, with Camphill Mountshannon joining the Association of Camphill Communities in February 2009.

In Mountshannon we try to create a home that encourages individuals of all abilities to grow, develop their gifts and discover their hidden talents. Our Community is still relatively young and we need to continue to be flexible to meet an ever changing situation as we build our capacity to respond to the needs that come towards us. Over time we will seek to integrate fully into the life of the village using the very fine facilities that already exist through the good work of the community in East Clare over the years

Sustainable Energy Project

This year's big project is to replace our oil fired central heating system with a log gasification system. . We are now seeking donations so we can install the system along with a storage shed.

Contact details

The community can be contacted in the firstplace through
Clai House, Mountshannon , Co.Clare,Telephone 061 926840

or through

Inis House, Mountshannon, Co.Clare,Telephone 061 926917
Email address:

Donations for the Sustainable Energy Projectcanbe sent directlyt o Clai House or to
Bank of Ireland, Scariff.
Sort Code: 90 44 13
Account No: 24111792

Contact Mountshannon

Address  Clai House
Millpool Road
Co. Clare
Phone  +353 (0) 61 926840

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