Post Adoption Service Cork

Barnardos Post Adoption Service in Cork is located at Blackmore House, Meade Street. The entrance is off Sullivan’s Quay – look out for our big glass windows.

Directions to the service

By public transport
  • Bus: Any of the city bus routes going to Grand Parade will leave you near Meade Street such as the 208, 205, 215, 220 (Cork Bus Station – Parnell place is a 15 minute walk away).
  • Train: Kent Station is approximately a 25 minute walk away, or you can get the 205 bus to St Patrick’s Street.

By foot

From Grand Parade cross over the Nano Nagle Bridge to Sullivan’s Quay, turn around the corner by Rachel O’Toole Solicitors and you will find us half way down Meade Street.

By Car
  • From Western Road/ Washington Street– drive in the direction of Cork City Centre. When you reach the end of Washington Street by Finn’s Corner sporting store, turn right on to Grand Parade. There is a "Q Park" available on the left hand side of Grand Parade beside Casey’s Furniture or there is a "Park it Here" available on the right.
  • From the South Link: Take the exit for Cork City Centre (N27, South Link Road), after the South Link Service Station take the next left to turn on to South Station Road, drive straight through the junction and continue straight on Copley Street, turn left on to Union Quay and then right on to George’s quay. Turn right on to Parliament Bridge and turn left on to Grand Parade. There is a "Park it Here" available on the left or a "Q Park" to the right.
  • There is limited on street paid parking near Meade Street so we would advise that if you are driving, to park in the “Q Park” or “Park it Here” on Grand Parade. Directions to the Q Park on Grand Parade.
  • There is limited on street pay and display car parking available. You can purchase disks at €2 for 2 hours from nearby shops such as The Flying Enterprise or Spar.

Contact Barnardos Post-Adoption Service

Barnardos Post Adoption Service, Blackmore House, Meade Street, Cork

(021) 2038005  [email protected]

Helpline: (01) 454 6388 (Open 10am - 1pm, every Tuesday & Thursday)