COPE Galway News

23 March 2020

COPE Galway Today Launches Local Practical Helpline – 085 87 67 785 – for Older People

COPE Galway is reaching out to older people in Galway, encouraging them to look after themselves and to let their community help during the COVID-19 crisis.

11 March 2020

COVID-19 Measures for Homeless Services – COPE Galway

COPE Galway is working with Galway City Council, the HSE and other service providers to put contingencies in place in response to COVID-19

7 February 2020

Election 2020 – You now have an opportunity to make a real difference in addressing the housing shortage and homelessness crisis, Martin O’Connor

Think about those for whom the election outcome will help determine when they will have a place to call home.

27 January 2020

COPE Galway Urges Voters to Ensure Candidates Commit to a Fairer Society

COPE Galway has written to Election 2020 candidates for Galway West and Galway East constituencies seeking their commitment to work...

2 January 2020

A message of thanks from COPE Galway and reflection on 2019

Jacquie Horan, CEO COPE Galway – End of year review 2019 As we begin a new year and decade, COPE...

12 December 2019

COPE Galway’s 30th Annual Christmas Day Swim

Brave the Cold so Others Don’t Have to! COPE Galway is calling on veteran sea swimmers, regular dippers, first timers...

4 December 2019

Galway Business Leaders to Sleep Rough for 8th Annual COPE Galway Sleep Out

Participants to Raise Essential Funds for COPE Galway’s Homeless Services as 510 people, including 247 children, avail of emergency and...

26 November 2019

COPE Galway’s #GalwayGirl Campaign Marks 16 Days of Action on Violence against Women

COPE Galway has launched a new community campaign, #GalwayGirl, to increase awareness and funds for the development of Modh Eile House, the local charity’s new domestic abuse service and refuge on Forster Street.

4 November 2019

Additional 23 beds available from November 4th for people sleeping rough in Galway

People who sleep rough in Galway City will have an additional 23 beds available to them for the winter period...

1 November 2019

Galway Business Leaders to Sleep Rough for Eight Annual COPE Galway Sleep Out

A group of up over 30 men and women from Galway’s business community are gearing up to spend twelve hours sleeping rough in Galway city on the night of Friday, 6th December to raise awareness and funds for COPE Galway’s homeless services.

22 October 2019

COPE Galway Welcomes Additional Investment in Domestic Abuse Services

COPE Galway has welcomed the receipt of a proportion of a national €1.5 million additional investment in Domestic, Sexual and Gender Based Violence Services by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) and Tusla.

16 October 2019

Human Rights Lawyer Simone George Gives Keynote Address at Launch of COPE Galway 2018 Annual Report

COPE Galway today (Wednesday 16 October) launched their 2018 Annual Report, for which Human Rights Lawyer, Simone George gave the...