COPE Galway News

31 December 2020

COPE Galway Thanks Supporters of the “Swim Where You Are” 10-day Christmas Swim Event

COPE Galway thanks over 850 swimmers who signed up and braved the cold for 10-day “Swim Where You Are” 2020 Christmas Swim Event in December.

17 December 2020

Register Now to Swim Where You Are for COPE Galway

There is still time to sign up for “Swim Where You Are” (21-30 December), COPE Galway’s reimagined Christmas Swim to...

10 December 2020

This Isn’t Abuse… Is it? – COPE Galway launches Relationship Checklist on Human Rights Day

Does your partner humiliate you with verbal abuse and put-downs? Do you have to account for the money you spend? Does your partner control what you do, where you go, who you see?

24 November 2020

COPE Galway marks annual 16 Days of Action on Violence against Women

It is with the continued support of Galway’s business leaders that we can provide men, women and children with the support and advice they need to have a safe warm place to sleep”

19 November 2020

Swim Where You Are – COPE Galway Launches Christmas 2020 Swim Event

COPE Galway launches #SwimWhereYouAre, a creative version of their annual Christmas Swim fundraiser. Taking place from 21-30 December.

2 December 2020

Galway Business Leaders Sleep Rough for Ninth Annual COPE Galway Sleep Out

COPE Galway’s ninth annual Business Leaders Sleep Out will see twenty-nine people from Galway’s business community sleep on Shop Street over 12 hours on Friday, 4 December.

29 October 2020

Galway Business Leaders to Sleep Rough for 9th Annual COPE Galway Sleepout

It is with the continued support of Galway’s business leaders that we can provide men, women and children with the support and advice they need to have a safe warm place to sleep”

5 October 2020

Budget 2021: “Build on the positives and address shortcomings”, says COPE Galway

COPE Galway has set out a range of measures for inclusion in Budget 2021 in their pre-budget submission to the...

28 September 2020

“Still as mischievous and interested and sparky as we always were”

Galway agencies come together during #PositiveAgeingWeek to celebrate the enormous contribution of older people to our family life, our neighbourhoods and our communities.

29 June 2020

COPE Galway Supported 2,984 People Across its Services in Galway in 2019

UN Special Rapporteur on the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights, Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, has warned of the dangers of diminishing the autonomy and dignity of people as we age.

27 May 2020

COPE Galway Launch #HelpingGalwayCope Campaign

COPE Galway launch #HelpingGalwayCope campaign. The campaign asks people to post a favourite image of Galway on social media and make a donation, as a way to raise funds for vital support services in Galway.

14 April 2020

COPE Galway Welcomes New National Awareness Campaign on Domestic Abuse

New awareness campaign on domestic abuse comes at a critical time for women and children who may be confined and isolated with their abuser in Galway City and in towns and town lands across the County.