Osterley Lodge for Women

24-hour emergency accommodation service in Galway City for homeless women and mothers.

Osterley Lodge for Homeless Women & Mothers with Children

COPE Galway Osterley Lodge is a 24-hour emergency accommodation service in Galway for women and mothers with children who are homeless.

The service has 12 bedrooms with the capacity to accommodate up to 12 women and 8 children at any given time.

Once you have been offered a bed in Osterley Lodge, our staff will complete a short assessment of your needs and explain the house rules to you. You will have a bed, meals, laundry facilities and one to one support with a key worker.

We strive to provide a safe and friendly environment for the women and children who stay in Osterley at any given time.
How to access the Service?
  • Attend your local authority housing department.
  • Phone Osterley Lodge directly or come to the service.
  • Another agency or person can phone to refer you on your behalf.
Who is the service for?

Single adult women, 18 years or older, and mothers with children who are homeless and have registered as homeless with the relevant Galway City or Galway County housing authority.

Self-referrals and referrals from other agencies are also accepted.

Facilities at Osterley Lodge

  • Single bedrooms and a family room for a mother and child/children.
  •  One-to-one support with a key worker.
  • Nutritious meals.
  •  Showers and laundry service.
  •  Access to phone and internet.

Contact Osterley Lodge


COPE Galway Osterley Lodge
140 Lower Salthill Road


Open 24 hours

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