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Good Shepherd Cork responds to the stark increase in number of homeless families in Cork

The most recent figures available from Cork City Council show that in February 2019 the total number of families who were homeless in Cork City and County was 109. This is a stark increase from [...]

Good Shepherd Cork Annual Report 2017

Our 2017 Report 'Focus on Families' is now available on this website - see under Links/Downloads.    

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Well done to our Mission Leader Sr Jane Murphy who last night received a Lord Mayor’s Civic Award from Lord Mayor Cllr Mick Finn. The award recognizes Janes work with vulnerable communities in Cork ... See more

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We are in @leahysopenfarm again today so why not come along and be in with a chance to win a years membership for @leahysopenfarm while supporting us at the same time. It is a great family day out. ... See more

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A huge thank you to the members of Slimming World in Bishopstown for donating these Easter Eggs!!! Happy Easter to you all!!!

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Come and join us today in @leahysopenfarm for some and games.

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A big thank you to Amy O'Sullivan for the huge donation of an Lir Easter Bunny that she bought especially for the children. Amazing!

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Thank you to Morgan McKinley who donated a massive 70 Easter Eggs to the service, they have been shared out already to different parts of the service, so we have very happy children and adults! Thank ... See more

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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