Mission Statement

As Little Sisters of the Poor we welcome the elderly of all nationalities and beliefs. We uphold the sacredness of human life in all its stages. Believing in the total care of the elderly we have at heart to respond to their desires and aspirations.


Sayings of St Jeanne Jugan

Jeanne left no writings.  In fact the only written words we have from her are those of her signature.

However, we are privileged to have many of her ‘sayings’, that is, advice she gave to the novices during the many years she providentially spent with them in the silence of their novitiate.

Notice Board

Celebrating 75 years

In 1944 Sr.Olive Mary made her first profession as a Little Sister. 75 years later in Holy Family Residence, Dublin, we joined with her...

Mother General is visiting Chile-Argentina

Mother General is visiting the Province of Chile -Argentina.                               ...

Who will put their hand to the plough….

  In response to an invitation from Vocations Ireland, two Little Sisters from Waterford were happy to attend the Ploughing Championships held in Carlow. The weather...