A Unique Training and Development Organisation

SHEP is an Irish, not-for-profit, community-based training and development organisation established in 1974. Our key areas of work include: a unique Training Programme based on experiential group-work approaches; Low-cost CounsellingAdvocacy; providing specialist supports to community-based organisations; and International Partnership. We are delighted you have found our website! We  are delighted to announce that following an extensive review in 2015 we now comply with The Governance Code for Community, Voluntary and Charitable Organisations in Ireland.  We also are a signatory to the DOCHAS Code of Conduct on Images and Messages. We hope you find this website helpful. Please feel free to contact us by phone (021) 4666180 or by email.

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Training Courses

Training and Development

The main thing you need to train with SHEP is a willingness to draw on your own experience of life. SHEP’s unique core Training Programme comprises five main elements …

low cost counselling

Low-cost Counselling

Would you like to avail of counselling but feel you can’t afford it? We can help. Counselling helps an individual to explore concerns and feelings in a safe and …

advocacy

Cork Advocacy Service

Do you need extra support to access your rights and entitlements? SHEP’s Cork Advocacy Service may be able to assist you. Cork Advocacy Service (CAS) is an …

short courses

Short Courses

SHEP offers an extensive range of short courses in health and well-being. No special prior qualifications are needed and people from all sorts of backgrounds attend …

international partners

International Partnership

In 2007 SHEP entered into a learning partnership with the Nepalese organisation Sahakarmi Samaj, a community development organisation that has worked …

organisations

Supporting Organisations

SHEP offers customised facilitation or specialised technical support to communities, organisations and groups, subject to resources being available …

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