COPE Galway News

25 November 2021

COPE Galway Marks 16 Days of Action on Violence against Women

COPE Galway Domestic Abuse Service invites you to ‘Carry the bag, share the load’ in support of women of all walks of life who experience domestic abuse

17 November 2021

Record Number of Business Leaders to Sleep Out for COPE Galway

Close to 50 business leaders have signed up to take part in COPE Galway’s Business Leaders’ Sleep Out, now in its 10th year. Each participant is running their own fundraising campaign and seeks your support to raise funds for COPE Galway’s homeless services.  

18 November 2021

Register Now for COPE Galway Christmas Swim

Register online now! COPE Galway has launched their annual Christmas Swim, a hybrid event taking place during Christmas week from 20-26 December. It includes a “live event” on Christmas morning.

4 November 2021

Business Leaders Urged to Join Fight Against Homelessness

Galway Business Leaders urged to Sleep Out on Galway's Shop Street - so others don’t have to.

2 October 2021

Modh Eile House Wins ICSH Allianz Community Housing Award 2021

COPE Galway has described this achievement as a success for all of Galway to take pride in and a recognition of the importance the people of the city and county place on protecting and supporting women and children who experience Domestic Abuse.

29 September 2021

‘Housing for All’ critical to Budget 2022

With over 400 people relying on homeless accommodation on one night, ''Housing for All' is critical to Budget 2022 in making a real difference to tackling Galway's housing crisis.

24 September 2021

Positive Ageing Week – September 27 to 1 October, 2021

Positive Ageing Week is all about shining a light on people in older age who are active, engaged, enthusiastic, healthy, and who are making a big difference in the lives of our families, neighbourhoods and communities.

8 September 2021

2,616 People Supported in Galway in 2020

'Now is the time to build on the positive, successful measures introduced during Covid-19 response’ 

2 September 2021

‘Housing for All’ Must Live Up to its Name

Social housing needs must be met by social housing provision - Martin O'Connor, COPE Galway

30 August 2021

COPE Galway concerned about increase on homelessness this winter

Fears of an increase in homelessness in Galway this coming winter.

9 June 2021

Michael Smyth Appointed as COPE Galway CEO

“I am excited to be joining the COPE Galway team and build on the phenomenal work this organisation has achieved across the Galway community" - Michael Smyth, new CEO.

31 March 2021

379 People Avail of Emergency and Transitional Accommodation on One Night

Homelessness and the threat of it in Galway has not gone away. 171 adults and 168 children availed of COPE Galway's emergency and transitional accommodation on the night of the Spring Equinox 2021.