The Difference You've Made

family paper cut out in handsHow you have helped


We visit thousands of homes each year throughout Ireland, providing families & individuals with essential support with food, energy and education costs.

The families and individuals we visit are not just those on social welfare; they include people in low-paid employment, the self-employed and people in good employment with debts that they just cannot handle.

Here are some of their stories.

Louise's Story

struggling mother

A young mother had just moved into a new house when a flood and change in circumstances left her struggling to pay her bills.

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Annie's Story

struggling family

When rent prices spiralled, Annie and her partner did everything they could to keep their house. They couldn’t afford it anymore…

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Michael’s Story

loneliness

This is how you, and a man named Michael, are changing the lives of disadvantaged children in Ireland… one book at a time.

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A mother's dream

A mother smiling

Bernie found herself alone with five children many years ago but she never gave up on their hopes and ambitions.

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David's Story

struggling family

Imagine the panic. You wake one night to the smash of breaking windows and squeals of frightened children.

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Tony's Story

loneliness

When Tony lost his wife, he did not know where to turn. But thanks to compassionate support such as yours, he had..

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