TUSLA

TUSLA, the Child and Family Agency www.tusla.ie was established in January 2014.

It is the dedicated State agency responsible for improving wellbeing and outcomes for children.


Local contact details are as follows:

Meath area Tel 046 909 7870

Westmeath area Tel 0906 48 3106

Offaly area Tel 057 869 2567

Louth area Tel  042 939 2200

Cavan area Tel 049 437 7300

Longford area Tel 043 335 0584

An Garda Síochána

Cavan HQ Tel 049 436 8800
Cavan-Bailieboro HQ Tel 042 969 4570
Longford HQ Tel 043 335 0570
Longford-Granard HQ Tel 043 668 7660
Louth-Drogheda HQ Tel 041 987 4200
Meath-Navan HQ Tel 046 907 9930
Meath-Ashbourne HQ Tel 01 801 0600
Meath-Kells HQ Tel 046 928 0820
Meath-Trim HQ Tel 046 948 1540
Meath-Laytown HQ Tel 041 982 7074
Offaly-Birr HQ Tel 057 916 9710
Offaly-Tullamore HQ
Tel 057 932 7600
Westmeath-Athlone H.Q. Tel 090 649 8550
Westmeath-Mullingar H.Q. Tel 044 938 4000
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Garda Confidential Service Tel 1800 666111

All-Ireland Church bodies - Support Organisations

All-Ireland Church bodies

Towards Healing is an organisation that has expertise in providing a compassionate response to those who have experienced abuse.
This service is funded by the Church and offers direct services to survivors through a range of counselling, helpline and restorative justice approaches.
More information can be found at www.towardshealing.ie

Towards Peace offers spiritual support and guidance to survivors of abuse by Church personnel.
For further information, visit www.towardspeace.ie

National Support Agencies

National Support Agencies

TUSLA – the Child and Family Agency: www.tusla.ie

An Garda Síochána: www.garda.ie

ISPCC: www.ispcc.ie

Barnardos: www.barnardos.ie

HSE National Counselling Service: www.hse.ie/eng/services/list/4/Mental_Health_Services/ National_Counselling_Service/

Rape Crisis Network of Ireland: www.rcni.ie

Children at Risk in Ireland (CARI): www.cari.ie

One in Four: www.oneinfour.ie

Connect: www.connectcounselling.ie

Childline 1800 666666 www.childline.ie

The Samaritans 116 123 (free to call) or email jo@samaritans.ie
or text 087-260 9090 (standard rates apply) or visit www.samaritans.org/ireland

Rian offers counselling in the North-East region for adults who have experienced childhood abuse. Freephone 1800 234 117

The Arches provides counselling in the Westmeath and Offaly areas.  Freephone 1800 234