A huge thank you to Yorkshire Building Society Charitable Foundation for their generous donation of £1500 This will help us so much by paying for counselling sessions for women as well as providing new home starter packs for families leaving refuge. Thank you...read more
Would you like to join our amazing team? We have two vacancies for a Children & Young People's Support Worker and a Training and Development Worker. If you think you have the skills and qualities to provide excellent services to women, children and young people...read more
Launch of the Independent Strategic Review of Funding and Commissioning of Violence Against Women and Girls Services
The report of the Independent Strategic Review of Funding and Commissioning of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Services in Scotland has been published. The report sets out an ambitious, long-term plan to transform VAWG work in Scotland. It includes the legal...read more
Thank you to all our friends at CVOEA and WG13 who fundraised throughout the 16 Days of Action and delivered selection boxes and sweets for our families at Christmas. They are being added to bags of presents as we speak! xxread more
Wow!! Thank you to all the wonderful staff and customers at Dunelm MIll for the hundreds of beautiful presents delivered to us by the Dunelm Elves, Kirsty and Sean. We can't thank you all enough for your amazing generosity - they're already...read more
What a wonderful day we had at Centrestage for our 'Power of You' event. Women enjoyed afternoon tea and different therapies like reiki, yoga, meditation, a sound bath and relaxation. “I felt like the day was centred around me to make me feel worthy. I was given so...read more
We've started to deliver all the wonderful presents you've donated this year. Thank you so much xread more
To our wonderful friends at CASE who donated £1,000 for our families at Christmas. Amazing!read more
A huge thank you to our friends at Ochiltree Parish Church and Community Hub who delivered sack loads of presents for families. This is the twentieth year that they have supported us at Christmas and we can't thank them enough.read more
Every child deserves gifts on Christmas Day no matter what their circumstances are. Now imagine that your generosity has turned that sad face into a bright happy excited child on Christmas morning. Giving is the true spirit of Christmas! Can you donate just one gift...read more
Would you like to help us improve the lives of women, children and young people who experience domestic abuse in East Ayrshire? Do you have a willingness to learn, share your skills and work as part of a team? If the answer to these questions is yes, then you might be...read more
Throughout the 16 Days of Action we are asking visitors to our office and our Facebook page to leave a wish for women, children and young people living with domestic abuse. Not the cause, not to blame, not aloneread more
Thank you to everyone who has donated the most amazing Christmas gifts for our families this year. Special mention to the staff at Argyll House, the Spiers family (Karen, Emma and Nicole), 'Haem Team' and Ochiltree Parish Church who all gave us over 50 gifts...read more
Our Board of Directors are trying to raise £2,500 at this year's Virtual Kiltwalk. Sir Tom Hunter has pledged to top up all the funds raised by an amazing 50%! If you can donate, please visit our team page here. Thank you!read more
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 536001
30a Ayr Road
Tel: 01290 423434
Monday – Friday
9.00am – 5pm
*This office operates on an appointment only basis.
Scottish Charity No. SC001205 | Registered Company No. 396130