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Welcome to Cork anti poverty resource network (CAPRN)  

Who are we?

Cork anti poverty resource network are a community-based organisation that aim to encourage and empower individuals to become active agents in shaping their own lives and communities. Currently, CAPRN is responsible for five Cork community-based projects, which consist of:

• Write Together: Adult Literacy Scheme.
• Mná Feasa: Domestic Violence Project.
• Women Supporting Women: A Mentoring Programme for Women Parenting Alone.
• Páisti @ No.3: Childcare facility.
• Cork City North Mature Women’s Action Group: Collective of Mature women working towards change.

The Network itself runs on a voluntary basis by multiple Board members who combined, have over 250 years of direct experience working with people in the community!


Our Projects

Mission Statement

‘’Cork Anti-Poverty Resource Network works towards creating a new society of equality. CAPRN advocates for respect between all people and nations; equal access to the resources of the communities in which we live in – social, cultural, physical and economic. CAPRN works in a way which, by our own practice in terms of commitment, clarity, generosity and mutual sharing, creates a process and role modelling among working class, marginalized people, who are at the core of what our project is about.’’

Latest News

We have a lot of activities going on across all our projects.   Take a look at some of our latest news!

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