Citizens Information Centre (CIC)
St Augustine Street,
Tel: 091 563344
Hours: Mon-Fri 9.30-17.00 including lunchtime except Wed from 13.00-14.00.
Free confidential information advice and advocacy service for all, on all rights and entitlements including employment, housing, legal matters, health, welfare payment, and immigration issues.
Citizens Information Phone Advice
Tel: 1890 777121
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri 9.00-21.00.
Lo-call service offering free confidential information advice and advocacy service for all, on all rights and entitlements including employment, housing, legal matters, health, welfare payment, and immigration issues.
Galway People’s Resource Centre
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri 9.00-17.00.
Information service and assistance with complaints under equality legislation.
Society of St Vincent de Paul
Tel (091) 563233
Galway Refugee Support Group (GRSG)
3 The Plaza,
Tel (091) 779083.
Full time community development organization working with social, cultural information and health projects.
Irish Refugee Council
Tel (065) 6822026
88 Capel Street,
Tel (01) 8730042
Refugee Information Service (RIS)
Tel: 091 532850
Opening Hours: Tues 2.00-4.30 in People’s Resource Centre. Thurs 10.30-1.00 in Citizen’s Information Centre, Augustine Street.
Free confidential specialist information, advocacy and referral service for refugees and asylum seekers.
Support Project for Adolescent Refugee Kids (SPARK)
No 7 Francis Street,
Contact Berni Smyth
Tel: 091 562041 or 087 6502349
Project for 12-18 year old refugees and asylum seekers, including unaccompanied minors, living in Galway city, providing information, social activities, individual, group and family work support.
ACCESS IRELAND (REFUGEE INTEGRATION PROJECT)
Richmond Business Campus,
North Brunswick Street,
Information regarding different cultures, training for minority group mediators to liase between clients and services providers. Provides training on interculturism. Mon-Fri 9.30 – 5.30pm
Tel (01) 8780589
AFGHAN Community of Ireland
Off Navan Road,
Tel (01) 8683577
AkiDWA – Sisters from Africa
The Catherine McAuley Centre
23 Herbert Street
Tel (01) 6387500
Fax (01) 6387511
E – mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
48 Fleet Street
Tel (01) 6776361
2-3 Middle Street
Tel (091) 533637
Tel (01) 4173333
Galway One World Centre
Tel: (091) 530590.
Opening Hours 14.00-16.30 Tue-Fri.
Provides anti-racism training.
Galway City Lets
Local Employment and Trading System
Tel (091) 530590 / 087 9111624
A Lets is a local trading system in which goods and services are traded by members for a unique currency that is only valid within the system.
14 Nuns Island,
Area Help Line 1850609090
Tel (091) 561222
Text 087 2609090
Intercultural Focus Group,
Galway City & County Childcare Committee
9b Liosbaun Retail Centre,
Tel: (091) 752039
Provides supports for families of minority groups in Galway, to enable greater integration and access to childcare services.
Tel: 091 528000
Opening Hours 24 hours per day every day.