Domestic Abuse Service

Are you, or someone you know, experiencing domestic abuse?

Our Domestic Abuse Service provides support services for women and children in Galway who are, or who have experienced, domestic violence and abuse.

We are here to listen, believe and support you in your journey to a life free from domestic abuse.

How can I help someone else?

Protect yourself online 

Staying safe while accessing online information and support

If you are in immediate danger, call:

The Gardaí
999 or 112 (24 hours)

COPE Galway Domestic Abuse Service & Refuge
091 565 985 (24 hours)

Women’s Aid Freephone Helpline
1800 341 900 (24 hours)

For Free &
Confidential Support

Call our 24-hour helpline

Our Mission

Our mission is to support and empower women and children who are experiencing domestic abuse, and to work towards eliminating society structures which give rise to, and tolerate domestic abuse.
I get up in the morning and the sun is shining and I just love it. I love that I can cycle and go wherever I want. I can talk to people, I can talk to other mothers and there’s nothing stopping me.”

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