49 North Street

Creating Alchemy in the Mental Health Services

49 North Street aims to create a space, a melting pot whereby learning, therapeutic activities, creative expression and diversity can flourish. It’s about taking risks and building upon people’s strengths, working together to create a community where recovery and wellbeing thrive.

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Current projects include:

Please visit our facebook page for updates or contact kevin.oshanahan@hse.ie

Award winning film ‘An Open Door’ explores how a pioneering initiative in West Cork provides a space for hope and recovery for the local community using co-production and collaboration at its foundation.

Kevin O’Shanahan
086 7872481
e: kevin.oshanahan@hse.ie

49 North Street Events Programme

Our current programme of events takes place in a covered and heated outdoor space, at the rear of 49 North Street.

All groups operate within the current public health guidelines.  For further information on the programme contact Kevin O’ Shanahan 



49 North Street, Skibbereen, Co. Cork