Welcome to Meath Women’s Refuge and Support Services website. We hope the information provided will assist women at risk and those affected by domestic abuse. The website is also a place for the general public to find out more about our work.

I need help now

You can reach us anytime by phone 1800 464646. Do you need advice? Information about your rights? Supports for your children?

Call us or email us.
If you are in immediate danger, call your local Garda station or if it’s an emergency call 999.

Emergency Refuge Accommodation

Here in Meath we have 8 emergency refuge accommodation units for women and children who have to leave their home because of domestic abuse. Please call us now if your home is not safe 1800 464646.

Support in your community

We can come and meet you to talk. Our outreach workers can discuss your situation, ensure you know your rights, help you to support your children and plan the next steps safely. We work with women across the whole county of Meath and we can meet you in a place that is safe for you.

Latest Annual Report: Record numbers accessing services

Our 2022 Annual Report highlights the growing need for our services in Meath. The full report is available here. Last year Meath Women's Refuge and Support Services supported 539 women and 131 children across the countywho experienced domestic…
Questions about your relationship

“I love him but…..”Do you have questions about your relationship?

We’ve launched a new online campaign to reach younger women who are worried about their boyfriend, partner or husband. #relationshipquestions Here at Meath Women’s Refuge and Support Services we have found that very few women who…
Christmas Appeal

Your support at Christmas will keep women and children safe 365 days a year

We want to offer a special word of thanks to people across Meath for supporting our recent Christmas Appeal. Every year we see a surge in calls for help after Christmas and into January. It can be a really difficult time of year for families…

Christmas Appeal 2022

Meath Women’s Refuge and Support Services Christmas Appeal raises vital funds to support women and children affected by domestic abuse. We would be grateful for support this Christmas towards our work to support women and children in need of emergency refuge or support to recover from domestic violence.

Please click below to find out how you can help.

Make a Donation

We couldn’t do the work we do without the support of the general public, businesses and community groups. Without their support through volunteering, donating time and goods we could not provide real tangible support for women and children affected by domestic abuse e.g. art therapy, play therapy, counselling services, practical supports e.g. food. If you would like to make a donation please click the link below. You can also email or contact us by phone if you or an organisation would like to donate to us.

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