Parish Groups


Donnybrook Parish

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Donnybrook Parish

alcoholicsanonymousMeetings are held in the Parish Centre. For further information, contact Information Section Tel: 453 8998 Web:

awareAware Support Groups provide a confidential and understanding environment for people to discuss their concerns around their own experience of depression, to explore options available to them and to access vital emotional support. 

active retirementThe purpose of Donnybrook Active Retirement Group (DARA) is to enable retired people to enjoy a full and active life and to advocate for them.

The purpose of Donnybrook Neighbours is to offer contact to people who would like someone to call and have a chat.

DonnybrookYouthClubArts and crafts, football, uni-hoc, pool, air hockey and table tennis tables, as well as football, volleyball, singing and dancing. We are adding a homework club this year to encourage more teenagers to use the facilities.

Eucharistic AdorationEucharistic Adoration is on Mondays and Tuesdays from 10.30am to 6.00pm.

legionofmaryemblemThe Donnybrook Legion of Mary's main work relates to helping the patients in the Royal Hospital, Donnybrook.

MaryAikenheadDayCentreFacilities include lunch, keep-fit classes, hairdressing, and physiotherapy. Outings are organised to places of interest.

The Parish Choir is a mixed choir. The choir sings at 12:00 Mass on Sundays and other major liturgical occasions during the year. Practice is on Sunday at 10:30am - 11.45am in Parish Centre.

Open after Saturday Vigil Mass and after all Sunday Masses. The shop is located in the north transept ( Anglesea Road entrance)

PPio prayergroupThis prayer group meets in the Religious Sisters of Charity convent on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 8 pm. Web:

svp logoConference of the Sacred Heart: This group visits people in their homes and encourages them to regain their independence as quickly as possible. During periods of stress and re-adjustment they are helped financially.