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Social Worker Services

Confidential Advice

If you would like to discuss your housing options, please make an appointment with your Area Social Worker.




Office No.

Mobile No.


Brendan Hynes

(053) 9196457

087 1444570

New Ross

Carmel King

(051) 420158

087 8102590


The Social Work team deliver services in the following areas

  • By responding to referrals made by elected members, colleagues, other statutory and voluntary agencies and the general public.
  • To ensure that vulnerable people are identified by the Housing Officers in the Assessment of Need and are informed and advised appropriately of options and services suited to their needs.
  • To promote family life and community development by providing ongoing support to tenants through home visits and attendance at residents association meetings.
  • To help reduce the extent and effects of social segregation.
  • To enable a prompt and adequate response to accommodation needs of homeless people.
  • To assist in the provision of suitable housing and halting site accommodation for the Travelling Community.
  • To promote the provision of accommodation that respects the person’s cultural identity and is suitable to their long term needs.

Further details available from:

Housing Department
Newtown Road

Tel. (053) 9196274 (Reception) 

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