Dublin 12 Congress Centre

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146 Sundrive Road, Crumlin. Dublin 12

County : Dublin
Tel : 01 - 4546772

Co-ordinator : Margaret Fitzpatrick
Co-ordinator Email : coordinator.dublin12@congresscentres.net

About this Centre:
The Centre was established in 1999 by Hugh Geraghty (renowned trade unionist) who sadly passed away in Feb 2007. The Centre is affiliated to the Irish Congress of Trade Unions and is part of the Congress Centre Network.
The main objectives of the Centre are:
• To promote full employment in the Dublin 12 area of the city;
• To assist the long term unemployed, socially excluded and marginalised in Dublin 12;
• To act as the vocal point in the local community providing a range of services utilising trade union and community developments principles;
• To support a number of Outreach Centres including - Local Community Centres e.g. Old Folks Centre, Local Youth Centres, Boxing Club, Drug Addition Centres

The Services provided to the Public Include Employment Information, Training and Job Placement Information

There are Information officers on the premises dealing with the following:
• Confidential advice and assistance with social issues
• CV preparation (free of charge)
• Information on Labour law
• PRSI and social issues
• Welfare to work

Training & Job Placement
• Providing relevant QQI training courses
• Support with education and training
• Job placement opportunities (as they arise)


The Board is comprised of Trade Union activists, who provide their services on a voluntary basis:

Eamon Devoy Chairperson Trade Union: www.teeu.ie
Tony Martin: Secretary Trade Union: www.impact.ie
Billy Hannigan: Treasurer Trade Union: www.pseu.ie
Mags O’Brien, Development Officer Trade Union: www.siptu.ie
Billy Wall: Director Trade Union: www.opatsi.ie
Tony Merriman: Director Trade Union: www.siptu.ie

Ms. Margaret Fitzpatrick,
Centre Coordinator.
Email: coordinator.dublin12@congresscentres.net

Ms. Yvonne Eccles,
Assistant Supervisor
Email: info@dublin12.ie

Address: 146 Sundrive Road, Crumlin. Dublin 12 Telephone number: 01 - 4546772