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Voluntary housing

Voluntary Housing is providing rented accommodation, (including communal facilities where appropriate) by Voluntary Housing bodies, which have been approved by the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government under section 6 (6) of the Housing Miscellaneous Provisions Act 1992.

Further information

We welcome applications for assistance from interested bodies or groups.Further information on the schemes is available from the voluntary housing team. Contact details are on this page.

The Irish Council for Social Housing (ICSH) is the national social housing federation representing housing associations in Ireland. They can assist with details on how to become an approved body for the purposes of voluntary housing as well as ongoing assistance with governance etc. The ICSH can be contacted as follows:

50 Merrion Square East,
Dublin 2,
Telephone: (01) 661 8334
Fax: (01) 661 0320 || E mail:

Page last reviewed: 19/02/19

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Voluntary Housing
Housing Department
Clare County Council
Áras Contae an Chláir
New Road
Co. Clare
V95 DXP2
(065) 6846564
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and by appointment only from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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