Transition from Direct Provision

Doras Luimní have a dedicated transition support worker who can help people who have received refugee status/ subsidiary protection/ leave to remain and are trying to move from Direct Provision to independent living.

What support can Doras Luimní provide:678085-house-128

  • Help to navigate the housing and social welfare system
  • Assistance completing the necessary forms
  • Call landlords on your behalf
  • Accompaniment to viewings
  • Liaise with landlords/ Limerick City Council/ Community Welfare Officer.

If you are seeking assistance in finding accommodation and moving out of Direct Provision, please contact Ahmed at or call 061310328.

For detailed information on the steps you need to take when trying to move out of Direct Provision, in particular to apply for Housing Assistance, please see here:

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Information for people leaving Direct Provision & Moving to Independent Living

Useful information and application forms (Links to external websites):

Useful contact details:

Limerick City & County Council
Merchant’s Quay
Tel: 061 407100

Homeless Action Team
2 Church Street
St Johns Square
Tel: 061 481212

Links to Housing Information: