We believe that someone who has experienced a mental health difficulty should be accepted and treated equally in society

Why volunteer

People volunteer for many different reasons.




Aurora is our Charity Shop based on St. Josephs Road in Mallow Co.Cork



Location: Unit f Spa Square,St Josephs Road, Mallow


“The Next Step is a unique place that welcomes those who have experience of mental health difficulties into an environment that provides creative and engaging activities where individuals flourish.”


Author: Brendan Mccarthy

Location: Unitarian church,Princes Street, Cork

Housing and developments



Our impact

36 Properties in Cork City and County
110 People supported to live in our properties
5000 Primary school student receive mental health talk each year
€20K Given in assistance in 2019 to people experiencing mental health difficulties
1600 Transition year students attending our Seminars each year

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Text CMH to 50300 to donate €2 to Cork Mental Health. Texts cost €2 Cork Mental Health will receive a minimum of €1.80. Service Provider: LIKECHARITY. Helpline 01 481 9311

Latest news

  • Aurora Shop Team of The Year 2021

    Aurora Mallow was voted Shop team of the year 2021. Read more

  • Offical Opening of Clonakilty Community Resource Centre

    On Friday the 8th of October our Chairperson Ms. Mary Groeger cut the ribbon to officially open our new Resource Centre in Clonakilty Read more

  • Mental Health Toolkit

    Cork Mental Health are delighted to have launched our Mental Health Toolkit for 5th and 6th class students in primary schools. This toolkit is free to all schools and supports the teacher to start conversations about mental health within the classroom. Read more

Latest events

  • Joy in the Park

    A free fun filled family afternoon, Joy In The Park will host its inaugural event in Fitzgerald’s park in Cork on Sunday July 17, 2022 from 12noon until 6pm. Read more