Mercy Law Resource Centre

provides free legal advice and representation, in an accessible way, to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in the areas of Social Housing and Social Welfare Law.


Our Services

We provide the following free services:
1. Legal Advice Clinics in Homeless Hostels;
2. Legal Representation;
3. Legal & Training Resource to Homeless Organisations;
4. Policy Work;
5. Befriending.

Read more:


Frequently Asked Questions on Housing Law and Related Social Welfare Law

Read more:


Training in Housing Law and Related Social Welfare Law

We provide training for staff and volunteers of organisations working in the field of Homelessness.

Read more:

Who We Work With

"The Solicitors' advice to both customers and staff is always practical and pragmatic and of tremendous assistance to our service. Having access to appropriate legal advice can significantly reduce stress for our customers."

"Through working in partnership with Mercy Law Resource Centre we are able to identify and challenge breaches in the law. In situations where legal representation is required, we are fortunate enough to be able to make referrals to Mercy Law."

"MLRC offers invaluable knowledge and assistance to people who access our services and are extremely professional and dedicated. They provide an expertise that compliments the services we provide and offer invaluable support and advice."

"We have worked with the Mercy Law Centre for a number of years now and their assistance, advice, and advocacy has been invaluable in ensuring positive outcomes in many of these cases. In addition, all of our staff here have benefited from the expert knowledge and training sessions conducted by the Mercy Law Centre."


Read more:

Latest News

MLRC is now recruiting a part-time Administrator

By mercylaw Wednesday, 19th October 2016 | 0 comments
This is a unique opportunity to be part of the team working in public interest and human rights law to help those at the margins of our society within a vibrant, dynamic independent law centre, with an ethos which recognises the dignity of each person, seeking to ensure that all people are treated with respect and compassion and are enabled to achieve their full potential as human beings, committed to the principles of human rights, social justice and equality. For more details please see the "Vacancies" section in the "About Us" section of our website, or click on the link to "more blogs" below.



Search - Use spaces to separate your keywords
© 2016 Mercy Law Resource Centre
  • 25 Cork St, Dublin 8, Ireland. 
  • Phone: +353 1 4537459
  • Fax: +353 1 4537455
  • Email: