Central Office, Columba Centre, Maynooth, Co. Kildare.
Phone: (01) 505 3112
Catholic marriage preparation, counselling
Avalon Pre-Marriage Courses
16 Newhall Court
Phone: (01) 498 2242
Helps couples prepare for marriage and plan their wedding day.
Catholic Marriage Encounter
Tom and Madeleine McCully
Phone: (048) 7135 0612
Central Authority for Maintenance Recovery
Department of Justice, Equity and Law Reform, Bishopís Square, Redmondís Hill, Dublin 2
Phone: LoCall 1890 221 227
(01) 479 0200
(071) 967 2500
a structured process that provides an alternative to court in cases of separation and divorce. It offers the opportunity to focus on what is important to you, your family and your future.
Cork Marriage Counselling Centre
32 Paul St., Cork City
Phone: (021) 427 5678
Counselling in marital breakdown
Phone: Callsave 1850 201 878
Family Mediation Service
In 16 nationwide centres.
Phone: 01) 634 4320
A free service run by the Family Support Agency. It helps separating or separated couples to negotiate their own terms of agreement, while addressing the needs and interests of all involved; it may also help in family disputes.
Irish Men’s Network
Phone: Text only to (085) 746 9342
helps with separation, divorce, depression, parenting, etc.
Phone: Cork (021) 494 4763, 494 4777
Dublin (01) 408 2568; 408 2682
Civil letters of freedom for marriage abroad are arranged through the Department of Foreign Affairs.
Marriage breakdown counselling
Phone: 1850 622 626
1850 201 878
National Menís Council of Ireland.
Phone: (071) 966 7138;
(021) 430 2128
In keeping with the Irish Constitution, it extols the virtue and value of the two-parent, marriage-based family as the foundation of society.
is an organization of lawyers who believe in a constructive, non-confrontational approach to family law dispute resolution.
Phone: Phone Tony or Anne on (01) 495 3536. For an information pack, text your name and address to (087) 792 0101.
helps couples experiencing difficulties in their marriage.
Unmarried and Separated Parents of Ireland
St. Aengus Community Center, Tymon North, Tallaght, Dublin 24, and at Smyth’s of Fairwiew, (opposite
Phone: (01) 451 6227
Putting children first, USPI informs couples on their options after family breakdown.