Edel House Redevelopment

  Edel House redevelopment After many years of planning, our dream of having a fully redeveloped Edel House became a reality in late May. Over the past few weeks, residents and staff have been settling [...]

Edel House Extension Now Open

We are very pleased to have completed phase 1 of the re-development of Edel House. In April we welcomed residents into the new Edel House building. Residents and staff are delighted with the bright, spacious [...]

Women and children
resident in Edel
House in 2023
Women and children
engaging with our Support
& Advocacy and B&B services
Women and children
supported by Good
Shepherd Cork in 2023

Our Services

Emergency Accommodation
Our homeless shelter, Edel House, provides emergency accommodation for women and children who are homeless. We can accommodate 10 families and 23 single women. Women who become homeless are often facing multiple challenges. Once a woman is admitted to Edel House, she is assigned a key workerread more

Residential Care for Teenage Girls
Riverview provides residential accommodation to girls between the ages of 15 and 19 years, who are out of home or at risk of being out of home. Our goal is to work with the girls to build greater resilience and help them reach their potential, increasing their self-confidence and self-esteem. Each young person is unique and staff tailor an individual plan to meet their personal needs and … read more

Supported Housing
Through the provision of supported housing, we aim to enhance the quality of life of vulnerable women and their families. Our service offers quality accommodation to single adult women in a safe and nurturing community. … read more

Support & Advocacy
Good Shepherd Cork’s Support and Advocacy service works with families and single people as they transition from living in B&B or emergency accommodation to independent living. We provide a client-led service tailored to individual needs and goals. We provide a range of emotional and practical supports visiting clients in their homes or meeting at other venues in the community. …read more

Bruac, Education & Development
Good Shepherd Cork’s Education & Development project offers fresh educational opportunities to women who for a variety of reasons are unable to access mainstream education.  … read more

Family Hub
Our new family hub service, Redclyffe, provides emergency accommodation to families (men, women and children), who are experiencing homelessness in Cork. Redclyffe can offer accommodation for up to 17 families who would previously have stayed in in emergency B&B or hotel accommodation. In Redclyffe, families have their own room and share communal facilities such as cooking, laundry, living room and playroom.  … read more

B&B Outreach Service
Our B&B Outreach team provides support and advocacy for families who are homeless and currently staying in B&B or Hotel accommodation.

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