Magdalen Homes — Republic of Ireland

Where available, the 'Places' column shows the accommodation provided for mothers and babies (exact figures could change over time).
Note that over the years, many institutions changed location and/or name, sometimes more than once. The accommodation provided, age of those admitted etc. at a home could also vary.

Co. Cork

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Magdalen Asylum, Peacock Lane (now North Monastery Road), Cork1809   
Cork City and County Refuge, Sawmill Street, South Terrace, Cork1825Penitent young women of the poor class. Remain two years. Free.2618-30

Co. Dublin

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Mary's Refuge, 104 Lower Gloucester (now Sean MacDermott) Street, Dublin1887Fallen women. Length of time in the Home according to circumstances. Free.80no limit
Dublin Bethany Home, 23 Blackhall Place, Dublin1876Unmarried mothers and women in distress.24no limit
Rescue Mission Home, 3 Cowley Place, North Circular Road, Dublin1875For the reformation of a better class, socially, of young women than those in other homes. Free. 20 
Dublin Midnight Mission, 30-31 Marlborough Street, Dublin1862Fallen women. Free.30under 30
Dublin Rescue Home, 33 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin1875Fallen women; maternity cases before confinement. Free.15no limit
Dublin Asylum for Penitent Females, 54 (later 35) Upper Baggot Street, Dublin1835From all parts of the kingdom. Remain two years. Free. All denominations.36Young
Dublin Magdalen Asylum, 8 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin1766Respectable class on first fall. Free. Protestantss only.20under 20
Dublin by Lamplight, Ball's Bridge Terrace, Dublin1855Fallen women. Free.70under 30
Dublin Female Penitentiary, Berkeley Place, North Circular Road, Dublin1812Fallen women. Free.33no limit
St Mary Magdalen Asylum, Donnybrook Road, Dublin1798Fallen women. Free.100no limit
St Mary's Asylum, Grace Park Road, Drumcondra, Dublinc.1859Fallen women. Prison cases received. Free.210no limit
Kingstown Rescue Home, 2 Northcote Avenue, Kingstown1862Fallen women. Free.1520-30
Templeogue Nursery Rescue Home, Little Fortfield, Templeogue1910First fall maternity cases. Remain 6 months after birth of baby. Payment when possible.12no limit

Co. Limerick

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Limerick Home, St Mary's, Clare Street /Pennywell Road, Limerick1848Fallen women. Free.120over 14