Safe Ireland members in Galway

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COPE Galway Domestic Abuse Service

County: Galway
091 565985 (24 hour)
Access Hours:
24 hour service, open 365 days

Ethos/Main Aims of Organisation:

COPE Galway Domestic Abuse Service works to support women who are in or who have been in an abusive relationship.  We support women and their children in dealing with the aftermath of abuse and rebuilding their lives.

We provide refuge space for women and children in self-contained apartments, as well as offering outreach support to women throughout the city and county of Galway.  Our Children’s Service, Solas Og, works with children directly, as well as with mothers, on a one-to-one and group basis.  We provide training and workshops on domestic abuse and healthy relationships.

Services Provided:

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

Domestic Violence Response

County: Galway
091 866740

Main Aim of Organisation: To identify and respond to the needs of women and children impacted by domestic abuse in Galway City and County and to develop long term responses to eliminate domestic  abuse in our society.

Services Provided:

  • Counselling Support and Information One to One Sessions.

  • Telephone Support including scheduled appointments and evening appointments (Continuing during Covid)

  • Advocacy and Accompaniment to a Range of Services including Court Accompaniment (Continuing during Covid)

  • Educational Programmes for Women including Paths To Freedom, Parenting in the Aftermath of Domestic abuse, Exploring Healthy Relationships, Mothering, Estrangement and Loss workshops. (Currently suspended during Covid)

  • Training for Professionals, Statutory and Voluntary Agencies (as requested)