A Sligo-Leitrim TD is calling for the Covid-19 support package for community organisations to be extended to all community centres.

Independent TD Marian Harkin made the call in the Dail, highlighting the mounting utility bills facing these voluntary organisations.

The Sligo-based TD sees the centres as the lifeblood of many areas and wants them to avail of funding from the E40m community package or a similar scheme.

Deputy Harkin told Midwest News that grant aid will be needed from the state to get community centres back up and running.

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