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During the COVID19 Pandemic the offices of Kildare Arts Service will remain closed to the public. The Kildare Arts Service team will be maintaining our service throughout and you can contact us by phone on 045 - 448328 or via email on and one of the team will respond as quickly as we can. 

All updates on our programmes / services will posted on our website and our Facebook page 

County Council Response

A dedicated community support helpline has been established in Kildare County Council to assist at risk members of the public in accessing non-emergency and non-medical supports and advice during the current public health emergency. The confidential phoneline service is being established by the new COVID-19 Kildare Community Response Forum, which includes over a dozen agencies and organisations.

You can contact the Community Response team on 045 980202 and further details of the service are avaialble at

Kildare County Council have also set up a public information page which details the response to the COVID19 Pandemic by the council, the services available and contact information for all sections. You can view it here 

Health Information
For accurate up to date health information you should visit 

The HSE have also issued an organisational checklist for those supporting vulnerable people, you can see that here

Temporary Social Welfare Payments 
Information on Social Welfare supports and the Pandemic Unemployment payment is available at the following link

The Kildare Library Service have made the emergency payment forms available outside some of their library branches, for further information visit  


Further Queries:

If you have any further queries please contact the Arts Service on 045 – 448328 or

To read about the main functions of the Arts Service click here