The Open Community engages and supports people in Ireland to welcome refugees into their local communities.
"Hosting has been one of the most enriching and positive experiences I have ever had. Starting this I had no expectations as to what to expect. If you had told me I would take a stranger into my home and that we would end up being the best of com...Read more
Create your project page
Click the green start button to register and set up your project page. It’s quick, free and easy.
Complete a 30 Day Challenge
Complete simple steps in 30 days to get your project off the ground.
Activate your project
Follow the 5 Step Guide and your action plan to bring the project to life.
Share impact by posting a summary and photos and completing a survey.
Suggested: You have up to 30 days to complete the 5 steps.
More information on how to get started and any resources shared by the Community Host Programme
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“Welcome - we're looking forward to working with you and your community support group as you welcome new families and individuals into your communities and homes."