Loughrea Family and Community Resource Centre


The vision of Loughrea Family and Community Resource Centre is to make people’s lives better; we make every effort to do this through the provision of a range of supports and services that respond to the needs of our community.

Our Resource Centre is open to all members of the public and our work encourages and supports participation by and for all. More specifically we….

  • treat people with respect
  • maintain a focus on equality and advocacy
  • be an open, friendly and welcoming space for all members of the community
  • be respectful, non-judgemental and inclusive of all people
  • ensure that our work is conducted in a safe, professional and confidential manner
  • be an accessibile, independent, informative and creative organisation
  • adopt a flexibile and positive approach to our work
  • value partnership

We offera wide range of supports and services which include:

  • a range of counselling services,
  • the RAINBOWS peer support programme for children affected by separation,
  • information and outreach services from a range of organisations including Citizen’s Informatiom, COPE Waterside House domestic violence support, welfare rights and information, Tusla Family Support,
  • supports and services for the over 55s, including IT support and training,
  • activity and support groups including Supermummies group, Women’s Circle, Knitting and Crochet group,
  • career mentoring and support service
  • meeting rooms, public computer access, community library, photocopying


Additional Contact Details

Primary Contact

Áine Deely, co-ordinator
091 871149

Secondary Contact

Liz Moroney/Barbara Gray, administrator
091 871149 (086) 3449950