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No one should feel alone. We offer support, friendship and advocacy services.

Support for prisoners

We visit prisoners, offering compassion to them and their families and encourage fairer treatment in prisons.

Support for Irish Travellers

Advocating for the human rights of Travellers and helping to improve their situation in the criminal justice system.

The Irish Chaplaincy is the only charity supporting Irish prisoners across the whole of England and Wales. As a result of the research we’ve introduced, many prisons have rethought their approach to Travellers. We believe in a fairer more just society.


September 3, 2020

Summer 2020 Newsletter

IC Newsletter Summer 2020
August 28, 2020 in Blog, COVID-19, General

Looking ahead with hope

Looking ahead with hope has never been easy.  If recent months have taught us anything, they have taught us that our world is a very strange place indeed.  It is…
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August 24, 2020 in Blog

Praying Twice

It was Saint Augustine who said that to sing was to pray twice. At a time when singing is not allowed in churches it is wonderful to be at the…
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August 7, 2020 in General

Irish Chaplaincy Retreat via Zoom

I’ve always enjoyed being on retreat and I’ve always enjoyed helping to lead retreats, and the Irish Chaplaincy Summer Retreat via zoom conference was no disappointment. (more…)
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July 29, 2020 in Blog, General

Jesus and his women friends

Jesus liked women.  He certainly liked Martha (whose feast we celebrate this week) and her sister Mary.  They and their brother, Lazarus, lived in Bethany, a small village a few…
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