2017

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Latest homeless statistics show children and families are most at risk of homelessness

The government has published its latest report on homelessness. Last month there were 6,052 adults and 3,755 children who were homeless in Ireland, bringing the total close to 10,000 people. These figures include 1,739 families. [...]

Upgraded homeless shelter includes nail bar

A nail bar is one of the extra features homeless teenagers can now enjoy as part of homeless shelter first upgrade in 15 years. Riverview manager Liz Lowe with Caroline Foran and Jo Linehan of [...]

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Photos from Edel House, Good Shepherd Cork.'s post

***** APPEAL****
We would appreciate your help!
We are appealing for single duvet covers, single sheets and towels. If you feel you have any spare, we would be delighted.
Thank you!

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2 weeks ago

We got a fabulous Easter Egg today from a kind lady, its absoutely huge!!! We will put it to good use!

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3 weeks ago

We had a donation of Easter Eggs today from two of the cutest little girls, whom the Easter Bunny had given a lot of eggs to!
Thanks Mia and Maddie for thinking of us, you are amazing!!!

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3 weeks ago

Easter Art by the children!!!

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3 weeks ago
Upgraded homeless shelter includes nail bar

A nail bar is one of the extra features homeless teenagers can now enjoy as part of homeless shelter first upgrade in 15 years.

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1 month ago

Fantastic Easter drive for the children in Edel House from the Cork Childrens Easter Egg Appeal! They donated a staggering 81 easter eggs! Well done to all and Happy Easter!!!

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Women and children
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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