Poverty-Exclusion

Merchant's Quay Ireland

Merchant's Quay Ireland works for justice and opportunity for homeless persons, drug users and others who are excluded. We create a place of safety, compassion and welcome for all who enter our doors and offer high quality services to meet their needs.

We believe in and cherish the value of every human being in keeping with our commitment to social justice coming from our origins in the Franciscan Tradition.

Website: https://mqi.ie/

Money Advice and Budgeting Service

The main aim of Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) is to provide an independent, free and confidential Money Advice and Budgeting Service, primarily to low income families who are in debt or risk of getting into debt, to facilitate them to cope with their immediate problems and become financially independent in the long-term.

MABS also has a broader role in educating the community to develop the knowledge and skills required to avoid getting into debt and to deal effectively with debt situations which arise.

National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA)

NALA Mission Statement
The National Adult Literacy Agency is an independent charity committed to being the voice of adult literacy in Ireland, and with our partners, influence policy and practice to support people in developing their literacy (mission).

Our objectives
We have three objectives.

Northside Partnership

Meeting the Challenge of Social Inclusion

The mission of the Northside Partnership is to be the driving force in meeting the challenge of social inclusion in the designated area.

The company will meet this challenge by mobilising a partnership of the community, social partner, and statutory and public representative sectors to

- provide services
- influence structures
- change policies

Peter McVerry Trust

Peter McVerry Trust is committed to reducing the effects of homelessness, drug misuse and social disadvantage among young people in the Dublin area. The Trust provides a range of services through a continuum of care model, based on the principles of respect and dignity.

Peter McVerry Trust has the following service provisions in the greater Dublin area:

Rathmines Information & Community Services

Rathmines Information & Community Services Centre Ltd. delivers the Local Development Social Inclusion Programme 2000-2006 to Rathmines and the eastern part of Terenure.

The Centre provides information on all social and community services available in the area. The Centre operates from a community development approach and other projects facilitated by the centre include childcare, employment support, computer training, literacy courses, refugee support services, homework clubs, youth work and citizens information service.

Rekindle Talents

Rekindle Talents (RT) was officially registered as a charity organisation with The Revenue in Ireland on the 11th November 2011 (11.11.11). The desire to rekindle talents in our community started in 1994 in The Gambia. It was realised that many vibrant young ones has the willingness and hunger for education, but lack of necessary financial resources which is the pre-requisite to exploring other opportunities was an issue and big huddle to fulfilment of people potentials.  

Society of Saint Vincent de Paul

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVP) was founded in Ireland in 1844. It is the largest voluntary charitable organisation in Ireland.  During its history it has helped people in need through a Famine, a Civil War, a War of Independence, two World Wars and several economic recessions.

Our focus is on practical approach to dealing with poverty, alleviating its effects on individuals and families through working primarily in person-to-person contact by a unique system of family visitation and seeking to achieve social justice and equality of opportunity for all citizens. 

The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army objectives are: The advancement of Christian Religion, of education, the relief of poverty, and other charitable objects beneficial to society or the community of mankind as a whole.

These aims are summed up in the International Mission Statement which says: "The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by love for God. Its mission is to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and meet human needs in his name without discrimination".

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVP)

Our work primarily involves person-to-person contact with people who have a variety of needs. In addition to direct assistance to people in need, we try to promote self-sufficiency, enabling people to help themselves. Any assistance offered by the Society is given in a non-judgemental spirit of compassion, based on the need of the individual or family. We accept people as they are. We try to create a caring, non-threatening environment, respecting the dignity of those who seek our help. We only offer advice when it is asked for, and do not believe in telling people what they should do.