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Abuse is never OK


A Safe Environment



Welcome to the homepage for Teach Tearmainn! We hope you find the information and/or help you are looking for. If you need assistance, please check the Contact Us link.

Here you will find information about domestic violence and the services that are available to women who experience abuse in County Kildare. Your interest in Teach Tearmainn may be because you need our services, if that is the case, please call our Helpline on 045 527584. Or, you may know someone who you think is in an abusive relationship, please share our number with her, and/or call yourself to receive advice on how to support her.

You may be interested because you want to support our work, if so, thank you. On the site you will find information on How You Can Help. As a non-profit organisation we depend on the community to support us in many ways.

Minister Frances Fitzgerald plants our Tree of Hope on the opening of the Refuge 28th April 2014

Minister Frances Fitzgerald plants our ‘Tree of Hope’ at the opening of the Refuge (28th April 2014)



Teach Tearmainn’s AGM will take place on Wednesday April 10th 2019 at 6:30pm in the offices of Teach Tearmainn, Co. Kildare.


Every one of us gets through the tough times because somebody is there, standing in the gap to close it for us”


Oprah Winfrey