The European Union, its Member States and Europeans across the continent are mobilised in support of people fleeing the war in Ukraine. We are working on all fronts to support Ukraine with assistance, humanitarian aid and civil protection. This specific initiative wants to support researchers of Ukraine by providing them with an overview of all existing actions at European and national levels.



This information is also available in:

Ukrainian | українська

In order to provide the research community with useful and up-to-date information, this section will be updated regularly based on the evolution of the situation and the needs to address.

Find useful information in Ireland

Social Welfare supports for those arriving from Ukraine under the EU Temporary Protection Directive to Ireland. - Social Welfare supports for those arriving from Ukraine under the EU Temporary Protection Directive (

Обучение английскому языку

16 советов по образованию и обучению (ETB) по всей стране предлагают курсы английского языка для взрослых.

Если вам нужно выучить английский язык или улучшить свои знания, ETB оценит ваши навыки чтения, письма, аудирования и устной речи и организует соответствующую языковую и другую учебную поддержку, чтобы помочь вам развить свой английский. - Работа, уход за детьми и образование (

English language training

If you need to learn English or improve your English, the  Education and Training Boards (ETBs)  will assess your English language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking, and will arrange appropriate language and other learning supports to help you develop your English. This service is free.

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Third-level education

Further Education and Training  courses and programmes are provided through the 16 Education and Training Boards (ETBs) across Ireland and though the SOLAS eCollege online platform.

Higher education

The Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science has been in touch with Irish students who were studying in Ukraine.

The department is also working with the universities and the Irish Universities Association to help Irish students continue their education in a relevant programme at the right level.

Ukrainians who wish to commence a higher education programme in Ireland will be able to do so without being charged international fees.

Primary and post-primary education

Children aged between 4 and 18 will be supported to access public primary or post-primary education provided by the State as appropriate.

You can approach any local primary or post-primary school and seek information about a place for your child or children.

If the school has a place for your child, they will provide you with more information on how to enrol in that school.

The Tusla Education Support Service can assist you to find a school for your child/children. You can contact them using this link:

list of all schools is available to help you find your local schools.

Children attend primary school from ages 4 or 5 to age 12 or 13.

Children attend post-primary, sometimes called secondary school, from ages 12 or 13 for five or six years.

Learn more about education in Ireland.

Pre-school and childcare

The Early Childhood Care and Education programme provides 2 years of free pre-school to children. 

You can contact a local ECCE provider to see if they have a place for your child, or you can contact your local County Childcare Committee who can help you to find a place. You can find information on your local County Childcare Committee on

Childcare in Ireland is provided for children aged from 6 months to 15 years.

If you have been granted Temporary Protection, the NCS can cover the full cost of childcare under NCS sponsorship arrangements. Your local County Childcare Committee on can direct to the appropriate NCS sponsor.

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informtion in Ukrainian: - Реакция Ирландии на ситуацию в Украине (


You will be able to get public healthcare services from the Health Service Executive (HSE). These services include a family doctor or nurse, community care (for example: vaccinations, physiotherapy, dental services) and hospital or emergency care.

You do not need to pay for these services. You will be entitled to apply for a medical card to access primary care services for you and your child dependents from a family doctor without charge.

You can find information and other resources about public healthcare services at This information will be available in English, Ukrainian and Russian.

Information in Ukrainian: - Реакція Ірландії на ситуацію в Україні (


Member States and Associated countries

The Commission and EU Member States work together at all levels to channel humanitarian and civil protection support to Ukraine and neighbouring countries. Below you can find an overview of the most useful information per country: