Irish Deaf Society (IDS) Advocacy service-Deaforward
Deaforward is a Deaf- led advocacy and Confidential service providing advice and guidance of information on social/health, education and general public information to the Deaf community in their first or preferred language, Irish Sign Language (ISL).
Opening hours to the public: 9.30am -4.30pm
Monday, Wednesday and Friday by appointment only.
Tuesday and Thursday no appointment needed.
Irish Deaf Society
Deaf Village Ireland
Skype: deaforward Irishdeafsociety
Text: 086 440 1443
Phone: 01 860 1987
Women’s Aid Helpline
Women’s aid offers a completely support to women and their children who are experienced emotional, physical and / or financial abuse, in their own homes. Women’s Aid confidential Text Support number 087 959 7980. Women’s aid ensures that all faxes are received in a secure confidential environment. Women from the Deaf community can avail of out supports by text or fax.
Text: 087 959 7980
Fax 01 8684722 (when sending a fax please state a safe time to reply)
For more information: www.womensaid.ie
At Samaritans, they offer confidential, non judgemental support 24 hours a day
Text: 087 260 9090
For more information: www.samaritans.org/.