'Love is inventive even to infinity'.
St Vincent de Paul
The Daughters of Charity Service covers a wide spectrum of care and reaches out in creative ways to many people. It employs a multi-professional workforce and engages many willing and gifted volunteers. Uniting this network of people is a spirit of simplicity, openness, joy, compassion and creativity in providing services.
Services for Persons with Intellectual Disability
The Daughters of Charity have provided services to persons with intellectual disability in Ireland for over a century.
Child and Family Services
The Daughters of Charity Child and Family Services aim to provide a professional service to families and individuals who are experiencing difficulties by providing counselling, therapy and support.For more information see
The Daughters of Charity Community Services [formerly St Vincent’s Trust] is a community educational organisation based in Dublin’s inner city. Based on a model of integrated service it supports people of all ages who have experienced educational disadvantageFor more information see
Teaching was one of the first works undertaken by the Daughters of Charity who came to Drogheda in 1855, and North William Street, Dublin in 1857.
From their origin the Daughters of Charity have served the sick poor, seeing this as a continuation of Christ’s healing ministry.
Services for Older People
The care of the older person has also been a priority in the work of Parish Ministry in which the community has been involved since its foundation. Significant developments in this ministry have taken place over the years.
'It is not enough for me to love God, if my neighbour does not love him’
St. Vincent de Paul
Services for People who are Homeless
The Daughters of Charity in collaboration with other agencies, Crosscare, Northern Ireland Executive and the Society of St Vincent de Paul with de Paul Ireland, provide various services.
Vincentian Partnership Programmes
From the time Fr Robert Maloney CM was Superior General there has been a growing consciousness internationally of the need for collaboration among the different groups animated by the spirit of St Vincent de Paul and St Louise de Marillac.