Good Shepherd Cork – Statement on Rebuilding Ireland, the Government Action Plan for Housing & Homelessness

Good Shepherd Cork – Statement on Rebuilding Ireland, the Government Action Plan for Housing & Homelessness Good Shepherd Cork are the principal provider of emergency accommodation for women and children who are homeless in Cork [...]

Good Shepherd Cork.

We are delighted to announce that we have officially changed our name to become Good Shepherd Cork. As Good Shepherd Services we have been delivering quality services to homeless women and children in Cork since [...]

A huge thank you to Martin and all the PRODIJIG team at Cork Opera House for inviting us along to the dress rehearsal of Prodijig last night. The power of a good night out is really not to be underestimated and the show certainly lifted spirits in Edel House. We wish you all a great run and sell out shows! ... See MoreSee Less

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Women and children
resident in Edel
House in 2015
Women and children
helped by Good
Shepherd Cork in 2015
Women and children
accessed Support &
Advocacy in 2015

Our Services

Emergency Accommodation
Edel House is perhaps the best known of Good Shepherd Cork’s projects. Providing emergency accommodation for homeless women and children. In addition to providing emergency shelter, our staff work with women, empowering them to return to independent living as soon as possible. With our help 80% of the women that who seek shelter at Edel House find a new home within 3 months of admissionread more

Residential Care for Teenage Girls
Good Shepherd Cork offer residential accommodation to teenage girls between the ages of 15 and 19, who are out of home. Each girl has their own room, there is a communal kitchen and living room and staff are present 24 hours a day. Our ultimate goal is to help girls achieve greater resilience and wellbeing. Key workers engage on a one to one basis … 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
At Good Shepherd Cork we know that the impact of homelessness is not solved by a house alone. Women who have experienced homelessness have been through a trauma, they have ongoing needs  … read more

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