What's the Story? Lives in Direct Provision

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

What's the Story? Lives in Direct Provision


Join us for this speaker series giving those currently or previously living in the direct provision system the opportunity to share their experiences and reflect on the themes of family, home and time.

Each evening the talks are followed by light refreshments catered by Ellie Kisyombe and friends from Our Table. No pre-booking required. 

Donations towards ‘A Place to Call Home’, the Irish Refugee Council’s transitional housing programme, gratefully received.


Please note that the Henry Roe Room is only accessible by stairs.



Essential Information


Event: What's the Story? Lives in Direct Provision

Event Venue: Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Place, Dublin 8. 

Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019

Time: 6.30pm

Duration: 2 hours

Admission: Free

Please note that the Henry Roe Room is only accessible by stairs.

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Our Location

Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Place, Dublin 8.

By BUS: Christchurch Place is on several bus routes, including 123, 13, 27, 40, 49, 77a and 77x - see DublinBus.ie for information.

By LUAS: Christ Church is served by the Luas Red Line. Get off at the Four Courts stop and cross the river on to Winetavern Street.

By TRAIN: Christ Church is located 15 minutes walk from Heuston and 20 minutes walk from Connolly Rail Stations, both of which are served by the number 90 bus which stops on both sides of the quays directly opposite the cathedral.

By DART: Christ Church is located approximately 10 minutes walk from Tara Street Dart Station.

CAR PARKING: The nearest car park is Q-Park Christ Church, accessed from Werburgh Street, just across from the cathedral. It is a 24-hour car park.


GPS Coordinates & MAP

GPS Coordinates: Latitude 53.34351299999999, Longitude -6.271060199999965