Women’s Aid Belfast & Lisburn
Belfast has its first Women’s Aid group founded in 1975 and during 1977 Women’s Aid groups were set up in L’Derry and Coleraine. With Belfast Women’s Aid they formed the Northern Ireland Women’s Aid Federation in 1978.
Women’s Aid Belfast & Lisburn has provided safety and support for women and children whose lives have been affected by domestic abuse and violence for nearly forty years.
The organisation offers emergency accommodation and support for women and children in three refuges in Belfast and Lisburn along with outreach support for women and children who are still living at home.
- Emergency accommodation for women with or without children
- Support in the Community / Floating Support
- One to one and group support
- Court support
- Support and information on your rights including One-Stop Shops
- Personal development programmes
- Support services for children and young people
- Preventative education
Socks In A Box is proud to be able to support Women’s Aid Belfast & Lisburn with a donation of socks through our #socksforgood initiative. For every order we receive while Women’s Aid Belfast & Lisburn is our charity partner we will donate a pair of new socks.