Services - Longford Women's Link

By: Longford Women's Link  05/12/2011

In the work we do and the services we provide, our starting point is to be

  • Open
  • Approachable
  • Friendly

We talk to women, either one-to-one or in groups, to establish their needs. We work alongside women as opposed to working for them.

The things we do at Longford Women’s Link are varied and subject to change (as all services are dependant on ongoing funding). Please navigate to your desired area on the left.

What we do here is in response to the needs of women locally. We hope to continue to develop our existing work, while remaining flexible and responsive to the new and emerging needs of women and their families.

Other products and services from Longford Women's Link


Childcare - Longford Women's Link

It is a fundamental principle of the scheme that the pre-school year is available free to parents, and all participating services are obliged to meet the costs of the free pre-school year out of the capitation fees. As part of the April 2009 Budget, the Government announced a new programme to provide for a free Pre-School Year in Early Childhood Care and Education with effect from January 2010.


Mobile and Relief Childcare - Longford Women's Link

On-site Childcare Catkins on the Move, Mobile Childcare Solutions aims to Remove Barriers to Participation for parents by providing childcare solutions that are: - Short Term - High Quality - Flexible This is achieved through an on-site Crèche. Providers of on-site childcare for all your events and Providers of Relief Childcare Staffing Solutions in order to help crèches meet staff/child ratios during unavoidable staff absences.


Counselling - Longford Women's Link

Longford Womens Link offers a confidential services, which provides women with the opportunities to explore their inner self and find a way through any difficulties they may be experiencing. To cover some of these costs, there is a sliding scale of fees based on income. Problems relating to money, work, health.


Migrant Women - Longford Women's Link

We provide accurate information on a range of subjects for migrant women in Longford. Dept. of Justice, Equality & Law Reform, Immigration and Citizenship. How different organisations and state services work in Ireland. Irish Financial Services Regulatory Authority. Integration & richness of culture. Irish Council for Civil Liberties.


Violence Against Women - Longford Women's Link

We can see the devastation caused by the crime of violence against women in their homes and understand how dangerous it can be for some. We make sure we are up to date on relevant information and training to be the best support workers we can be. If she has children or people depending on her we do the best we can to support her to keep them safe also.