We would like to thank Escort-Ireland.com for putting up a hardship fund of €100,000 on 19th March 2020 for Irish sex workers in financial crisis due to COVID-19.

As part of this, UglyMugs.ie is now working to administer the distribution of funds to those most in need.

To make an application to the Emergency Fund, please complete the following form:

Please send any enquires to our dedicated email [email protected].

    Other Funds

    You may also be able to be interested to know about the following funds:

    All Ireland

    SWAI Hardship Fund - Now Open

    UK (including Northern Ireland)

    SWARM (Sex Worker Advocacy and Resistance Movement)


    Umbrella Lane

    Donate to Funds

    If you are in a position to donate or fundraise for sex workers in Ireland and/or the UK at the moment please see the following fundraising pages:

    SWAI Hardship Fund (All Ireland)

    SWARM Hardship Fund (UK including Northern Ireland)

    Direct Giving

    We support direct giving to both individual sex workers and sex worker led groups.  (We don't recommend instead giving to others who claim they know what is best for sex workers.)