OPEN represents the diversity of interests of lone parents, particularly those living in or at risk of living in poverty, and promotes their inclusion and progression within wider society.
7 Red Cow Lane,
Smithfield,
Dublin 7 - Ireland.


OPEN was formed in 1994 by eight local groups. Since our establishment we have been representing the views of local lone parent self-help groups nationwide, now numbering almost 80. OPEN, the national network of self help groups represents the diversity of interests of lone parents, particularly those living in or at risk of living in poverty, and promotes their inclusion and progression within wider society.