Businesses across Ireland offering discounted products or services to those from Ukraine can be found on the dedicated website Pryvit.ie
If you need food and toiletries and other basic items at a low price, the two most popular supermarkets in Kilkenny and Carlow are Lidl and Aldi.
In Kilkenny: Lidl is located at Waterford Road; Aldi supermarkets are located at Industrial Estates, Hebron Road, and Waterford Road.
In Carlow: Lidl is located at Tullow Road; Aldi supermarkets are located at Church Street, Graiguecullen, and at Hanover Road.
Eastern European Food Stores
If you miss Ukrainian and Eastern European food, you can buy this in Polish grocery stores.
In Kilkenny: Mercury at 37b Hebron Road, Polish shop at Hebron Road, Pennefatherslot, and Moldova Stores at John’s Gate, UNIT 3, Castlecomer Rd.
In Carlow: Polonez at Centaur St., Orlik Aga Polish Food at Unit 2 Tougher’s Business Park, Staplestown Road, and Polska Chata at 27-49 Tullow St.
If you need household products, stationery, toys, toiletries, and goods for your pets at a low price, we advise dropping by Mr Price.
In Kilkenny: at Maiden Hill, Deansground.
In Carlow: at Unit 3 Basement, Kennedy Ave, Graigue, Hanover Square.
If you need trendy and inexpensive women’s, men’s or kids’ clothes and lingerie, you will find them at Penneys.
In Kilkenny: at Market Cross Shopping Centre.
In Carlow: at Unit 21, Carlow Shopping Centre, Kennedy Ave.
More clothes of good quality, as well as household wares and gifts, can be found at Dunnes stores:
In Kilkenny: at MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre and St Kieran’s St, Gardens.
In Carlow: at 5 Sleaty Road, Graiguecullen.