About Us

Teach Tearmainn is a non-profit organisation, with charitable status, serving women and children who are in or have been in abusive relationships.

Teach Tearmainn provide a range of free and confidential specialist support services to women and children across Kildare who have been impacted by domestic violence and abuse.

Teach Tearmainn was established in 1999. Our dedicated Helpline has been operational since 2000, while our Support & Outreach service commenced in 2002. Our purpose built state-of-the-art Women & Children’s Refuge was opened in 2014. Our Children’s Support Worker was opened in 2018 and our Court Accompaniment Service was established in 2020.