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# cope-galway - Saturday 18 January, 2020

New domestic abuse refuge in Galway will allow mothers to bring their teenage sons with them
# Shelter
# Shelter

New domestic abuse refuge in Galway will allow mothers to bring their teenage sons with them

Jan 18th 2020, 11:00 AM 25,502 Views 35 Comments

Cope Galway said one women last year had to choose between staying in an abusive household with her sons or living in the refuge without them.

# cope-galway - Sunday 25 November, 2018

'A woman often blames herself ': Dispelling myths around domestic abuse
# Violence Against Women
# Violence Against Women

'A woman often blames herself ': Dispelling myths around domestic abuse

Nov 25th 2018, 7:30 AM 9,519 Views 67 Comments

The UN’s international day for the elimination of violence against women starts today.

# cope-galway - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Dragon's Den businessman sells home, raises €273,000 for homeless charities
# Home For Home
# Home For Home

Dragon's Den businessman sells home, raises €273,000 for homeless charities

Dec 17th 2016, 9:17 AM 18,373 Views 40 Comments

The money raised will go to COPE Galway and Focus Ireland to help house families in Galway.

# cope-galway - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Dragon’s Den businessman to sell Aran Islands home and donate funds to homeless charities
# Home From Home
# Home From Home

Dragon’s Den businessman to sell Aran Islands home and donate funds to homeless charities

Nov 29th 2016, 4:20 PM 50,228 Views 40 Comments

The €300,000 sale will provide deposits to purchase at least 15 homes for families who are homeless.

# cope-galway - Monday 28 November, 2016

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point
# Nowhere To Go
# Nowhere To Go

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point

Nov 28th 2016, 9:15 PM 28,333 Views 51 Comments

More and more families are presenting as homeless in Galway, where no social housing has been built since 2009.

# cope-galway - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Will landlords forego extra rent to help families on the brink of homelessness?
# Close To The Brink
# Close To The Brink

Will landlords forego extra rent to help families on the brink of homelessness?

Dec 12th 2015, 10:30 PM 23,151 Views 120 Comments

One charity is asking them to consider it.

# cope-galway - Friday 5 December, 2014

'Hidden homeless' a growing issue in Galway
# Sleep Out
# Sleep Out

'Hidden homeless' a growing issue in Galway

Dec 5th 2014, 12:08 PM 7,823 Views 17 Comments

Here’s how you can help homeless people in Galway, no matter where in the country you are.

# cope-galway - Friday 3 October, 2014

'Trapped' in emergency accommodation: the downside of homeless hostels
# Homeless Ireland
# Homeless Ireland

'Trapped' in emergency accommodation: the downside of homeless hostels

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:30 AM 7,531 Views 5 Comments

People often become institutionalised in emergency accommodation and find it hard to transition to independent living.

# cope-galway - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Lack of affordable housing pushing up demand for emergency accommodation in Galway
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# Support

Lack of affordable housing pushing up demand for emergency accommodation in Galway

Aug 6th 2014, 4:27 PM 7,501 Views 31 Comments

COPE Galway says it has seen a significant increase in demand for its emergency accommodation for homeless people and for women and children affected by domestic violence.