The Millwheel Writers of the Roscommon Women’s Network meet every Monday at the Roscommon Women’s Network Centre at the Old Mill, Castlerea. The group meet for two hours and discuss writing, poetry, reading and the arts among other things! To join the group or to find out when the next meeting is on, please call the RWN office on 094 9621690 or email info@rwn.ie


Intercultural groupThe Intercultural Group of Roscommon Women’s Network (right), who completed the Intercultural Quilt Project in 2010. Their book, “One life, the same…but different” by the Roscommon Intercultural Women’s Group is available at the Roscommon Women’s Network Centre in Castlerea.

Intercultural QuiltQuilt group in Brussels


The Castlerea Women’s Group (left) on a day out in Keadue. The group meet on a weekly basis at the Roscommon Women’s Network Centre at the Old Mill Castlerea. For further information or if you would like to join this group, please contact 094 9621690 or email info@rwn.ie


ELLA is an important group for providing support to lesbians and bisexual women. ELLA aspires to provide a network for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) women in Co. Roscommon and surrounding areas that offers mutual support and socialising.

Gay Pride ELLA GroupThe group includes women from all over the West and the Midlands of Ireland and meetings occur in Roscommon every three months. The group also interact and meet up between formal meetings for social activities such as dinners, walks, quizzes etc.

If you would like more information on ELLA, please email in confidence to groupella@gmail.com or check out their Blog.



  • Able and New Women

Support group for women recovering from alcohol problems.  Meets Tuesday evenings at 8pm.

Contact Susan 089 4292069 or Rose 086 8567495.

  • GROW meets on Thursday Afternoons at 2pm.

GROW’s mission is to nurture mental health, personal growth, prevention and full recovery from all kinds of mental illness.

Contact RWN offices for more details.



Other Groups

  • Creative writing group for beginners.  No previous writing experience is required.  Members of the group will support each other to develop writing skills in a safe and fun environment.  If you are interested to find out more about the group please come along on Tuesday’s at 11am.  All welcome – no charge.