Women's Aid Ireland

Description of service

Women's Aid National freephone helpline offers confidential information, support and understanding to women who are being physically, emotionally, financially and sexually abused by boyfriends, husbands and partners. The Helpline can provide support in over 170 languages and has a dedicated text line (087 959 7980) for deaf and hard of hearing women experiencing abuse. The Helpline also acts as a referral to the Women's Aid One to One Support Service and Court Accompaniment Service, local domestic violence refuges and support services, counselling services, legal aid and other agencies, both statutory and voluntary, which are helpful to women experiencing abuse within a relationship.

Key Focus

Support for women affected by domestic violence

Age Range

All ages

Opening Times

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Area Of Operation

Republic of Ireland

Charges

No charge

Referral Method

Self referral

Registered Charity Number

20012045

Registered Company Number

58035