Kilkenny

AMBER, Kilkenny Women’s Refuge

County: Kilkenny
Tel:
056 7771404
Helpline:
1850 424244 or 056 7771404
Fax:
056 7771899
Email:
kwrp@eircom.net
Access Hours:
24 hours

Ethos/Main Aims of Organisation:

To provide an environment which is safe, accepting and secure for women and children who have experienced domestic violence.To offer support, protection and counseling to women as they make choices and pursue opportunities for personal growth.

Refuge facilities comprise of 7 bedrooms with bathrooms, each accommodating a woman and up to four children. The cooking, dining, laundry, childcare and social areas in the refuge are communal.

Services Provided:

  • Emergency Accommodation/24 hour Refuge
  • Information
  • Emotional Supports
  • Safety Supports
  • Practical Supports
  • Child Related Supports
  • Court and Other Accompaniment
  • Advocacy
  • Counseling and Referral
  • Aftercare
  • Outreach Services
  • 24 Hour Helpline
  • Children Services

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