East Ayrshire Women’s Aid takes the safety of the women and children we work with and our staff seriously.  We have made some changes to the way we provide our services in relation to COVID-19 (coronavirus).Supporting the safety and wellbeing of the women,...

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Resourcing Recovery

On International Women's Day, Scottish Women's Aid launched a new report 'Resourcing Recovery' which paints a stark picture of the funding struggles Women's Aid groups in Scotland are facing.With 84% of groups operating waiting lists for services, we are...

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We’re doing the Kilt Walk!

We're doing the Glasgow Kilt Walk!  On the 26th April some of our staff and board of directors will be walking to raise money for East Ayrshire Women's Aid.Our target is £455 which represents the number of women and children who contacted us for the first time last...

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We got platinum!

    East Ayrshire Women’s Aid were delighted to achieve platinum accreditation from Investors in People. Of the Scottish organisations that achieve platinum, only 2% are third sector organisations and only 10 are ‘micro’ organisations of under 25 people.. We...

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New Domestic Abuse law for Scotland!

Scotland’s new ‘gold standard’ domestic abuse legislation came into force on April 1st 2019.The Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Act finally criminalises psychological abuse and coercive and controlling behaviours that cannot easily be prosecuted under existing criminal law....

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We provide confidential, crisis and long-term support to women, children and young people with experience of domestic abuse.


At East Ayrshire Women’s Aid our refuges offer safe, temporary accommodation for women, children and young people.


As many as one in four women, from all walks of life and cultures, have experienced a form of abuse from a partner or ex-partner.


We provide training and awareness sessions to other service providers, workplaces, schools, community groups and organisations.

10 Croft Street
Tel: 01563 536 001

30a Ayr Road
KA18 1DW
Tel: 01290 423 434

Monday – Thursday
9.00am – 4.30pm
9.00am – 1.00pm

*This office operates on an appointment only basis.

Scottish Charity No. SC001205 | Registered Company No. 396130