About the Centre


About the centre

Gorey Family Resource Centre opened to the public in August 2010, the Centre receives core funding from TUSLA as part of the National Family Resource Centre Programme. The Centre has continued to flourish and today offers a very broad range of supports, activities and services to the community of Gorey.

Gorey Family Resource Centre is a Limited Company and Registered Charity managed by local volunteers.

The management committee members are Chairperson Nigel Tate, Trish O’Connor, Sunniva Collier, Carolanne Doyle, Jennifer Power, Beatrice Kinsella, Nuala Carton, Collette Fassnidge and Denise O’Connor.

The overall aim of the FRC is to work with individuals and families to improve the wellbeing of parents and children by providing a broad range of family supports services, programmes and activities.

Our Mission

Gorey Family Resource Centre working with the community and other agencies to create a safe and friendly place which facilitates positive change and enhances individual & family wellbeing and develops resilience.

Our Guiding Principles
Statement Of Values

Gorey Family Resource Centre will promote inclusion, fairness, tolerance, respect and equality for all regardless of age, nationality, religion, disability, gender, marital status, family status, sexual orientation or membership of the Traveller community.

Official Opening 2010Photograph of Official Opening 2010