Intreo is a new service from the Department of Social Protection. Intreo is a single point of contact for all employment and income supports. Designed to provide a more streamlined approach, Intreo offers practical, tailored employment services and supports for jobseekers and employers alike.
See here for more information.
If you are recently unemployed, you are invited to apply online for Jobseeker's Allowance or Jobseeker's Benefit at this office.
Notice for Social Welfare Customers living in Westport, Louisburgh, Newport and surrounding areas
The Department of Social Protection wishes to advise customers living in Westport, Louisburgh, Newport and surrounding areas that a temporary Intreo Centre will reopen in Prospect Avenue Westport (Old Social Welfare Building) on Monday 11th January 2016. Full services will be provided. The Department apologises for any inconvenience caused to customers over the past number of weeks and we are working to have our Intreo Centre, James St., Westport opened as soon as possible.
Mon Tue Wed and Friday: 9.15am to 12.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.30pm
Thursday: 10.30am to 12.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.30pm
Telephone number: 09853800 and the Fax number: 09827919.