Focus Ireland is a registered charity that works to prevent people becoming, remaining or returning to homelessness. Due to the noticeable increase in the number of phone calls received by the charity from outside the Cork city radius, it has set up outreach clinics in Macroom and Bandon.
Focus Ireland’s vision is that ‘everyone has a right to a place they can call home’ and the organisation works to make this vision a reality for thousands of people every year.
The advice and advocacy service offers advice and advocacy on the following subjects: Housing – Local Authority, Voluntary Housing and Private Rented; Sourcing Accommodation; Social Welfare Payments/Community Welfare Officers; Making appropriate referrals.
Focus Ireland will be available to answer any Housing or Related Queries at The Family Resource Centre, Fairfield, Kilnagurteen, Macroom on Wednesday January 29 from 10am to 12 noon and at The Family Support and Community Wellbeing Project, 76 South Main Street, Bandon on Thursday, January 30 from 10am to 12 noon
Focus Ireland is based in Hibernian House, 80a South Mall, Cork. Opening hours; Monday – Thursday: 9 – 5 and Friday: 9 – 4. For further information contact Catherine on 021 427 3646.