Recognising the isolation, exclusion and marginalisation experienced by women, the Waterford Women's Centre promotes, encourages and supports women's development, through the provision of community education, training and supports, enabling and empowering women to create and participate in a more inclusive society.

Enough is Enough

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This is a safety and empowerment Guide for women produced by the Waterford Local Area Network.

Download a printable version of this booklet.

Free Public Lecture Wednesday 8th June 2016 6.30 pm in Waterford Central Library Lady Lane

 Rosamond Jacob (1888-1960): Waterford’s Suffragette and Nationalist – A Public Lecture

International Women's Day 2016

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The Women's Centre 'Pink Plaque Campaign' honours its first woman on International Women's Day 2016

 

Pink Plaque Campaign 2016

The Women's Centre's 'Pink Plaque Campaign' aims to increase the number of Civic Trust Plaques dedicated to women in Waterford City by launching one each year on International Women'sDay.  Please see: facebook.com/pinkplaquecampaign2016 to donate.  Donations can also be made through the website or directly to the Centre at 74-76 Manor StreetMarch 2016

 

Women's Centre Annual Christmas Breakfast 2015

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On the 16th December the Women's Centre hosted its annual 'Christmas Breakfast' for groups attendeing the Centre.  We had the Full Irish along with some festive treats and lots of Christmas Carols being sung.  As part of the morning a number of hampers which were gathereded and beautifuly presented by the Health and Wellbeing group were raffled resulting in a total of €140 being donated to the women's centre.  

NCCWN networking day in Waterford

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Members of Advisory Group and Staff from NCCWN Ronanstown Women's CDP visited the Women's Centre on the 2nd December as part of a networking exercise.  They met with the Health & Wellbeing and Women Exploring Options women's groups and also with staff and Advisory Group from the Women's Centre.  Both groups recognised the value of networking and learning from each other and wish to continue this link.     

16 Days of Action Opposing Violence Against Women - 8th December in Tramore

16 Days Annual Campaign Opposing Violence Against Women 2015

Waterford Local Area Network Opposing Violence Against Women (LAN) awareness raising event 'Women's Voices' in Tramore  on 8th December 2015. 

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