Registered Charity Number: 20016166

Parish Groups

St. Vincent de Paul

The aim of the St Vincent de Paul Society is to tackle poverty in all its forms through the provision of practical assistance to those in need.  The Society operates in small groups, called “Conferences”, based on local parishes which meet regularly and their work is usually concentrated on local visiting.If you are living in Donabate parish and are in need of assistance you should contact the main SVP office on 01 – 8550022 and they will pass on your details to the Donabate conference.

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Donabate Portrane Senior Citizens (information to follow shortly)

Parish Liturgy Group –

The purpose of the Group is to assist the priests of the parish and the Parish Pastoral Council in enhancing and enriching our parish liturgies and other celebrations so that we can experience in an even better way God’s love, forgiveness and companionship.  If you would like to be considered for membership or have any suggestions for the Group please contact the Parish Office at 01 8434574 or email

Other Local Groups

Tidy Towns

Transition Town Donabate Portrane

Parish Privacy Policy

Updated Parish Privacy Statement – 24 March 2023 This privacy statement outlines how Donabate, Portrane & Balheary Parish manages the information you provide while using … Continue reading

Parish Notices 18/19 May 2024

Light a Candle   To mark the eve of the Feast of Pentecost, we will have a Light a Candle event this evening from 7:30pm to approx. … Continue reading

Child Protection Policy Statement

We in the Parish of Donabate, Portrane and Balheary value and encourage the participation of children and young people in parish liturgies and in activities … Continue reading

Dublin Diocesan Synodal Pathway

Pope Francis is inviting all Catholics, the baptised and anyone of good faith all across the world to take part in a time of listening … Continue reading