ACPE Ireland is an all Ireland multi faith organization, committed to the professional education, of people involved in pastoral ministry. We provide educational programs for interested persons who are preparing to become professional providers of pastoral ministry in a variety of institutional and community settings such as healthcare, education and parishes.

We also educate those who are preparing for ordained/commissioned religious leadership to have competence in providing Spiritual Care to their faith communities.

ACPE Ireland is concerned with a holistic approach to health, well-being, and personal development with a special focus on spiritual and religious care.

ACPE Ireland is committed to the education of those involved in pastoral ministry

To promote excellence in pastoral ministry education and research

“We confirm that our organisation complies with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland”.

ACPE (Ireland) Ltd together with CASC (Canadian Association for Spiritual Care) formally signed an Agreement of Reciprocity at the 2018 Annual CASC Conference. The agreement acknowledges the full mutual recognition of CPE Programmes and CPE Supervisory status.