CKAN won first prize in the Lama & IPB All Ireland, Council and Community awards, under the section of Access and Inclusion.
View 2020 LAMA Winners

Now in its 14th year, the 2020 All Ireland Community and Council Awards presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA took place on Saturday 15th, February 2020 in Croke Park Stadium. These awards recognised and celebrated community and councils working together. They provide a great opportunity to highlight and celebrate the work done within our communities, to reward our unsung heroes and recognise the phenomenal contribution they’ve made to our lives.

CKAN LAMA Award Winner 2020

Access and Inclusion
This category recognises organisations and individuals within a community who promote disability inclusion as a human right and contribute to the accessibility of people with disabilities in sport, physical activity, and community life.

  •  Tell us about the organisation/individual – What are the objectives, goals, and outcomes (30%)
  • Outline the project or idea (35%)
  • How has the organisation/individual raised awareness of the opportunities and challenges that face those with disabilities – provide insights and innovative ideas to develop workable solutions (35%)


Winner of the 2020 IPB & LAMA All Ireland Community & Council Award,
“Access & Inclusion” 2020 Category

Overall winner 2020, IPB & LAMA All Ireland Community & Council Award.

The main award, the Grand Prix title,
‘Working to make County Kildare Inclusive & Accessible to all’

CKAN won the top prize (Grand Prix) of all the 31 Local Authorities entered with the highest awarded points nominated.

Michael Hurley and Majella O’Keefe worked on the submission.

CKAN & Kildare County Council proudly working together
Received the highest level of recognition from judges overall.

County Kildare Access Network