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The Cavan Centre / Catering & Household

Residential Centre for Education and Community Development Established 1977

Meet the Catering & Household Team

Catering & Household Team

Household and Catering Team

All Staff work in both Catering & Household as needed

Catering & Household Team

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Extra suport staff for our busy summer season


  • Dining Room located in the Main House
  • We can Cater for up to 60 people at one sitting.
  • All our staff are Food Safety (HACCP) trained & Certified.
  • We have introduced a new buffet style of breakfast.
  • We cook all meals from fresh, all home made.
  • We cater for all allegeries: groups booked in for Day Trips or overnight stays give details of any allergies on booking with Celine.
  • We also have healthy options and a full salad bar.
  • Our kithen/dining room areas are kept hygenically clean up to a very high standard.

  • Food Cloud

  • We receive the fund for European Aid (FEAD) this is a large quantity of non-perishable food which we receive every qtr. This food is incorporated into our daily menus which helps keep the food costs down.
  • We also receive weekly donations from Tesco as part of Food Cloud.

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    Dining Rooms seats 60 guests

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    Hot Food Serving Area

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    Sinead & Michelle serving food

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    Cold Food Serving Area

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    Birthday Party set up

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    Hot Service Area

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    Breakfast Self Service Area


  • Household are responsible for the upkeep and cleanng of all units in the centre. Main house - Tigers Lodge - Pascal's Cottage
  • These units are all cleaned to a very high standard, as groups leave to get ready for the next new group arriving.
  • We introduced all new products that are environmentally friendly. Elaine Continues to use homemade remedies where possible, using vinegar usually.

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    Elaine mixing eco friendly cleaning product

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    Bernie, Pauline & Elaine Cleaning

    Hanging out washing Images

    Hanging out the laundry.

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    The Cavan Centre
    A82 YE10
    Co. Cavan
    049 8544436