Offaly Domestic Violence Support Service CLG

Service Details

Target Age

  • 0 - 11 years
  • 12 - 16 years
  • 12 - 18 years
  • 16 - 18 years
  • 19 - 24 years


  • Child & Family Support
  • Schools & Education Support
  • Domestic Violence
  • Housing Support
  • Training
  • Ethnic Minorities

Support Type

  • In-person - Group
  • In-person - One-to-one
  • Online - Group
  • Online - One-to-one
  • Telephone


  • Offaly

Contact Details

Contact Person(s)

Anne Clarke


no 2 Cormac Street, Tullamore, Offaly R35VN28


057 9351796

Contact Hours

Monday to Friday 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.


Emergency Assistance

Open Up is not a crisis service. If you or someone you know needs immediate help please contact one of the services below immediately.

If someone is hurt or in danger call the emergency services straight away. Emergency services can be contacted at any time by dialling 999 or 112 in Republic of Ireland or 112 in Europe.

Additional Service Information

Referral Process

  • Self-referral
  • GP referral
  • Other healthcare/socialcare provider
  • Referral with parental consent for under 18's

Service Description

ODVSS provides one to one support to both male and female clients who experience domestic abuse and coercive control.
This can be intimate partner abuse, same sex partner abuse, child to parent abuse, sibling abuse and family violence and elder abuse.

List of Services Available

One to One support
Court Accompaniment
Service Accompaniment
Legal Aid Support
Court documentation process
Text support line
Helping hands children’s support programme
Life Coaching
24 hour monitored alarms
Training and Awareness
Schools educational programmes
Support Groups
Safe House
play_therapy for children
Teen support therapy

Wheelchair Access

There is wheelchair access to the service

Before this website came along, we weren’t sure what services were available locally and how to access them. It’s great to now see them all listed in one place with lots of useful information and contact details.