Christmas is a time of joy and thanksgiving for many, however for too many woman it’s a time of heartache. At risk homeless women may have left their homes with only the clothes on their backs and without the necessities that we all take for granted. The Helping Hands Organisation is a voluntary organisation set up by Tiffany Mulroy and Niamh O’Hara in 2014. Their aim is to support and help support homeless woman and to supply them with much needed female hygiene products.. Saint Patrick’s Cathedral are delighted to support this initiative as part of our mission under the Health & Well-being & Alleviation of Suffering Pillars.
Helping Handbags organisation have set themselves a target of 600 filled handbags which they will pass them on to homeless shelters and women’s refuge centres, where they will given to those most in need.
If you can’t make it on one of those days, Contact Kelley Bermingham the Cathedral Community Officer on 01-4539472 Ext 210. Delivery will be made from the Cathedral to the Park on Sunday 1st December 2019.
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