SHEP is a unique, 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 counselling; advocacy; providing specialist support to community based organisations organisations, and international partnership.
We currently work in Cork, Kerry and Limerick in the south-west of Ireland. SHEP also supports the work of our international partner, Sahakarmi Samaj, which works in southwest Nepal.
SHEP is a registered charity (CHY9974) and a not-for-profit company which is limited by guarantee (no. 167824). Our registered office is at Village Chambers, Station Road, Ballincollig, Co. Cork, Ireland.
We hope you enjoy our website. Here you'll find information about the project and the various services we offer, as well as ways in which you can become involved. If you cannot find the information you are looking for here, then please don't hesitate to contact us.
We would like to thank everyone who has played a part in helping the project to grow and develop over the last 38 years to become the great success story that it is.
You can see a copy of our SHEP Leaflet here.
Don’t forget to have a look at the latest edition of our newsletter, SHEP Nuacht.