Welcome to SupportMe

This website is designed for people who wish to find information on all the various support services that are available to them in the West of Ireland.

Twenty different categories are listed in order to make looking for information a bit easier and you can also search by keyword or put in your local town.


Services by Region: Mayo Services by Region: Galway Services by Region: Roscommon

1. The Bridge Resource Centre - Ballinasloe Website Email
Address: Contact Details:
Bridge Street
Co. Galway
Contact: Aisling Higgins
Telephone: 09096 31634
087 9437422
Email: resource@galwaysimon.ie
Website: www.galwaysimon.ie

Galway Simon Community will provide a comfortable and safe environment to help and support those experiencing homelessness and those at the risk of homelessness. We will help identify and meet the needs of those presenting to our service, providing them with information and assistance in the areas relevant to their needs.

We will operate a system of care and support planning to enable individuals to set achievable goals to meet their full potential.

Who can access the service

Anyone over 18 years of age, who are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of homelessness in the Ballinasloe area

Areas of assistance include:

Information and advocacy on all levels concerning


    physical and mental health

    liaising with other services e.g. health, legal, social protection

    rights and entitlements

    housing needs and the management of tenancies

How to access our services:

You can access the resource centre by dropping in or by making a referral on www.galwaysimon.ie.

Opening hours:

Monday to Wednesday: 9:30am to 2:30pm
Thursday and Fridays: 9:30am to 2pm

Galway Simon Community ‘The Bridge’ Resource Centre Mission

Our mission is to reach out and provide a safe environment where Galway Simon Community can work with individuals towards addressing their needs to end homelessness or avoid being homeless. Through practical action, we will enable people move towards a more secure lifestyle to reach their full potential.
We believe

    in offering a service, based on dignity and respect

    in active listening, and open and honest communication

    through local collaboration and partnership, we will enhance Galway Simon
    Community’s strength and capacity to fulfil its mission that through information and support, individuals make better decisions

People to Contact

Aisling Higgins


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