Matt Talbot Community Trust, Dublin. Ph: 01 626 4899.

  • The Matt Talbot Community Trust

    We provide drug free community education programmes in Dublin and tackle the unique social issues which lead to drug use and criminal behaviour.


Supporting addiction recovery and community reintegration.

Our work promotes independence, progression & community reintegration in the lives of our participants and promotes drug free awareness.

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BallyfermotCopper Work

Christmas Gift Idea

Junior’s Celtic Copper Revival At the heart of the Matt Talbot is a workshop that is producing beautiful and unique pieces of artwork...

November 13, 2017

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Dublin Bus Community Spirit Award

The Matt Talbot has been presented with a Dublin Bus Community Spirit Award. The funding received under this award will increase our...

November 10, 2017

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It’s the Final Countdown!

With exactly a month left to go until the concert at St. Matthew’s Church is due to take place, there is plenty of time left to round...

October 24, 2017

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Newsletter – October 2017

If you didn’t get our newsletter this month, you can take a look at it by clicking on the link below. Our Newsletter is where you can...

October 20, 2017

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Budget 2018: Charities VAT Compensation Scheme

As part of Budget 2018, a new scheme was announced that will allow charities to claim back a portion of VAT on goods and services that they...

October 11, 2017

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New Research: Mentors shown to benefit students in low SES areas

A new study by Trinity College has found that access to a mentor for students in low SES areas can increase the likelihood of that student...

October 11, 2017

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Spent Convictions – Irish Penal Reform Trust

Individuals that have been involved in the criminal justice system face a number of barriers when rebuilding their life following a...

October 6, 2017

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Incarceration Alters Exhibition

Running from the 12th October until the 19th October, the exhibition is a collaboration between the artist Bernie Masterson and residents...

October 5, 2017

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Probation Works

Have you ever wondered what the Irish Probation Service does? If so, take a look through the series of informative videos below that have...

October 3, 2017

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Dublin Marathon 2017

Are you running the Dublin Marathon on the 29th October and still looking for a cause to run for? The Matt Talbot would be delighted if you...

October 2, 2017

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Charities Regulator: New fundraising guidelines

On the 28th September the Charities Regulator published a new set of fundraising guidelines for charities. This publication is welcomed by...

September 30, 2017

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We are starting to tweet!

We are starting to tweet and invite you to get involved in the conversation! Keep an eye on our twitter for regular news updates and event...

September 22, 2017

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