Full house at a recent Blarney & District Chamber of Commerce meeting at Blarney Castle Hotel to welcome Kieran Butler and Vicki Kelly from SECAD. Keiran and Vicki talked to those assembled regarding the valuable resources they offer to business, associations and employees in our area. South and East Cork Area Development Partnership CLG (SECAD) is a local Development Company that was established in 1995, and is delivering the new SICAP ( Social Inclusion Community Activation Programme) across South Cork, and now Blarney. As a local Development Company, SECAD provides supports to a range of different clients in rural areas including community and voluntary groups, disadvantaged target groups, job seekers and businesses, including private & social enterprise. They aim to deliver a range of services to the Blarney community including Employment Pathways service, Self-Employment support, Community Support & Development, and Employer Engagement.