Homeless Service

Supporting individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless

Accessing Homeless Services During COVID-19

All COPE Galway Homeless Services are currently operational with COVID-19 prevention, control and social distancing measures in place.
Clients, or anyone looking to access the services, are advised to call the service before coming to meet with staff at any of our service locations.
  • Support for individuals – 091 525 259
  • Support for families – 091 527 571

Are you homeless or at risk of homelessness?

Our Homeless Service provides support and services for individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Your local Housing Authority

If you are homeless, the first thing you must do is go to your Local Authority – Galway City or Galway Council– for assessment and to register as homeless.  This will then allow you to avail of emergency accommodation services from COPE Galway.

Do you need accommodation urgently?

If need urgent support outside of your local authority’s operating hours, call the COPE Galway Out of Hours Emergency Service. 

Out of Hours Service – 1800 788 887

Available 7 pm – 11 pm every night