about BRIJ

BRIJ connects directly with people seeking international protection in Cork to provide resources, information and justice. We connect international protection applicants with relevant agencies and individuals.

BRIJ is a volunteer only organisation with approximately 40 volunteers in the Cork area. 

Volunteers are non-judgemental and provide non-biased support and information.

We are committed to openness, transparency and good governance.

The organisation is registered as
BRIJ Connects CLG.

Funded by

BRIJ is generously funded by the Health Service Executive and Cork City Partnership.

BRIJ Committee 

Chairperson: Maria Magee

Secretary: Marie Collins

Treasurer: Mary Cusack

OCM: Barbara Murphy

OCM: Clodagh O’Sullivan

OCM: Joanie Barron

OCM: Úna Kennelly