Meeting the Needs of a Deepening Crisis. Our 2015 Annual Report. Our 2015 Annual Report is now available to view or download. You can download it here: Good Shepherd Cork Annual Report 2015, or visit our Links and Downloads page, where you will find this and previous Annual Reports.
Good Shepherd Cork are Semi-Finalists in #DigitalCork16 We are thrilled to have made it to the Semi-Finalists list of the Cork Digital Marketing Awards in the category of Best Website for a company with over 30 employees. We are nominated alongside some fabulous Cork companies and it is an honour to be in such esteemed company! [...]
Support Worker and Childcare Worker Vacancies at Edel House. Applications are invited for the permanent post of Child Care Worker, at our residential centre, Edel House, Grattan Street, Cork and the role of Support Worker dedicated to providing visiting support for families and single women in private emergency accommodation (B&Bs). The role of the Child Care [...]
Good Shepherd Cork are recruiting! A vacancy has arisen in the Support & Advocacy Team which works across Cork City and County to assist our clients to live more fulfilled and self-sufficient lives. The Board of Good Shepherd Cork invites applications for the position of Project Worker A vacancy has arisen to cover maternity leave. [...]
Churchfield Pool & Gym Olympic Challenge! Churchfield Pool and Gym have an Olympic Challenge starting August 1st! During the month of August they will be hosting a series of fun fitness challenges with all funds raised going directly to Good Shepherd Cork. These fun events are open to everyone and there are Gold, Silver and [...]
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 City and County, we also work with the women and children who are forced to live in hostels, hotels and [...]
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 1972 when our emergency shelter Edel House first opened its doors. Over the years, our services have expanded and we [...]
Wall Decoration in Children's TV Room! Staff decided to brighten up the children's TV room in Edel House yesterday with these lovely wall decorations! The time and effort was worth while . . .
Homeless Woman Form Advocacy Group Great to see a piece in the Evening Echo about the advocacy group formed by women in Edel House. They have written a submission detailing their experiences here in Cork, and presented it to TDs. They hope that their experiences will be used to inform and improve policy and to [...]
Edel House Chief: “There is always a waiting list, it’s not Emergency Accommodation anymore” EDEL HOUSE was first established to provide emergency shelter to homeless women and children, but throughout Ireland’s homeless crisis it has become much more. It provides a safe base to women trapped by the spiralling demand for Cork’s limited housing stock, [...]