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.


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Support Services

Social & Sports support services in Galway City

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1. Ballybane Library View More Details on Ballybane Library Visit the Ballybane Library Website Email Ballybane Library
Address: Contact Details:
Castlepark Rd
Co Galway
Telephone: 091 380590
Email: ballybanelibrary.ie
Website: galwaylibrary.ie

2. Croí na Gaillimhe Resource Centre View More Details on Croí na Gaillimhe Resource Centre Visit the Croí na Gaillimhe Resource Centre Website Email Croí na Gaillimhe Resource Centre
Address: Contact Details:
 Croi na Gallamhe Resource Centre
1 Mill Street,
Telephone: 091 895203
Email: info@croinagillimhe.ie
Website: www.croi.ie

Croí na Gaillimhe provides a social club for older people on Wednesday afternoons. Activities are organised in consultation with the group. Other training courses take place such as computers, drawing classes, movement and relaxation, line dancing, creative writing and Intergenerational Learning.

3. Croí- The West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation View More Details on Croí- The West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation Visit the Croí- The West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation Website Email Croí- The West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation
Address: Contact Details:
Croí House,
Moyola Lane,
Telephone: 091 544310
Email: info@croi.ie
Website: www.croi.ie

A range of specialised Cardiac Health and lifestyle Programmes are now available in the Croí Heart and Stroke Centre.

  • Heart Smart
  • Cardiac Fitness Assessment
  • 6 Week Back to Fitness' Programme
  • Specialist Cardiac Dietetic Consultation
  • Weight  Management
  • Yoga
  • Specialised Physiotherapy and Exercise Prescription
  • Croi Health Wise Programme
  • Low Functioning Exercise Class
  • Walking Football

4. ICA – Irish Countrywomen's Association View More Details on ICA – Irish Countrywomen's Association Visit the ICA – Irish Countrywomen's Association Website Email ICA – Irish Countrywomen's Association
Address: Contact Details:
Ireland’s largest womens’ association. Organises community events nationwide.
Telephone: 01 6680002
Email: admin@an-grianan.ie
Website: www.ica.ie

The aim of the Irish Countrywomen's Association is to provide a welcoming and fun organisation which offers support, friendship, personal development, education and live long learning.

Our members regularly learn new skills, participate in local charity initiatives and get involved in their local communities. As a member of the ICA our structure means that your voice is heard locally, in your county and nationally as we work to ensure that women’s interests, family policies and community values are at the forefront of Government policy both nationally and in county councils locally. 

For a list of ICA Guilds in you county please check our website www.ica.ie under the Join heading or call us on 01 6680002

5. National Federation of Arch Clubs View More Details on National Federation of Arch Clubs Visit the National Federation of Arch Clubs Website Email National Federation of Arch Clubs
Address: Contact Details:

74 Meadow Grove,
Churchtown Upper
Dublin 16,

Telephone: 01 2951081
Email: archclubs@eircom.net
Website: www.archclubs.com/

Friendship Clubs For People With Special Needs
The National Federation of Arch Clubs is the umbrella body in Ireland for 50 friendship clubs catering for people with special needs.

From the formation of one club in Dundrum to 50 clubs nationwide, Arch has continued to grow, with up to 2000 club members enjoying various club activities around the country. Well done to all the volunteers, committee members, fundraisers and parents who help to make their clubs possible.

Arch Clubs provide a secure social environment for people with special needs. We aim to enhance and enrich the lives of people with special needs and their families by providing choices, opportunities and respect for all those who have special needs in community-based Arch Clubs.

6. shOUT! (LGBT Youth) View More Details on shOUT! (LGBT Youth) Email shOUT! (LGBT Youth)
Address: Contact Details:
Youth Work Ireland Offices
41-43 Prospect Hill
Telephone: 087 773 8529
Email: shout@youthworkgalway.ie

Through weekly social meetings, we aim to provide a fun and open space for young LGBT people to go to, where they can socialise with their peers in an open, accepting, and non-judgmental environment.  If you’re nervous, don’t worry. Somebody will meet you before your first group so that you’ll have a friendly face for your first time through the door!

We also provide support to young people through text/phone (087 773 8529), email (shout@youthworkgalway.ie), and face-to-face. While we are not certified counsellors, we are here to listen, and provide non-judgmental support in whatever way we can.

***Please note that we work on a part-time basis and operate during working hours, we are not a 24 hour service. Our phone, text and email services are not generally checked outside of working hours.

Social group meetings

Every Saturday 12.00 - 13.30 at the Youth Work Ireland offices in Prospect Hill for our 13yr -17yr old age group.

The first three Tuesdays of every month 19.00 - 20.30 at Teach Solas, Victoria Place for our 18yr - 25 yr old age group.

Check out the Faceboom pagfe for more info.  https://www.facebook.com/shOUTGalway/


7. Volunteer Galway View More Details on Volunteer Galway Visit the Volunteer Galway Website Email Volunteer Galway
Address: Contact Details:
27 William Street West
Telephone: 091 581727
Email: info@volunteergalway.ie
Website: www.volunteergalway.ie

Galway Volunteer Centre provides information and advice to people interested in volunteering.
We advertise vacancies, and help people to find suitable roles. We also assist organisations in recruiting and managing volunteers and we also provide a Garda Vetting Service for organisations.

8. Westside Library View More Details on Westside Library Visit the Westside Library Website
Address: Contact Details:
Seamus Quirke Rd

Telephone: 091 520616
Website: www.galwaycity.ie/libraries