Staying Safe This Christmas

There were 1,784 calls to 1 800 77 88 88, the National 24 hour Helpline for Rape and Sexual Abuse over the Christmas period last year Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop Chief Executive of DRCC said: “Last year there were 1,784 calls to the National 24 hour helpline for rape and se...

Report on Clerical Sex Abuse in the Diocese of Cloyne

Do the victims of clerical sex abuse in the diocese of Cloyne need this report Christmas week?

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive DRCC said: The DRCC will always welcome the publication of reports into allegations of child sex abuse so that the victims/surviv...

DRCC Commends and Welcomes the Publication of the Audit on the Six Dioceses

 The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC)  welcomes the publication of the audits prepared by Ian Elliot on the six diocese Raphoe, Derry, Dromore, Tuam, Kilmore & Ardagh and Clonmacnoise.

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop Chief Executive DRCC,

Launch of Ireland’s National Action Plan for Implementation of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre welcomes the Launch of Ireland’s National Action Plan for Implementation of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325.

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop Chief Executive DRCC said: “Over the past number of years Ireland has demonstr...

The National 24 Hour Helpline for victims of Rape and Sexual Abuse has been inundated with callers to the line this past week.

 

The National 24 Hour Helpline for victims of Rape and Sexual Abuse has been inundated with callers to the line this past week.

The number 1 800 77 88 88 was displayed on screen after an episode of Coronation Street when there was a depiction of a very viole...

Staying Safe Tips for Young People while Celebrating Leaving Cert Results

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) has devised the following Staying Safe Tips for young people.

Angela McCarthy, Head of Clinical Services, DRCC said: “Getting the Leaving Cert Results is one of those very important rites of passage for young men and women in ...

Launch of Annual Statistics 2010

Launch of Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s (DRCC) Annual Report and Annual Statistics 2010 by Minister Frances Fitzgerald, Wednesday, July 27th 2011, at 9.30am.

52.35% of  DRCC’s clients sought counselling for childhood sexual abuse in 2010, an increase of 4....

Actions speak louder than Words

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) welcomes the responses from the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Frances Fitzgerald and the Minister for Justice and Equality Alan Shatter to the publication of the Cloyne Report.

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive ...

Inertia, inadequate and inappropriate responses failed victims of clerical child sexual abuse in the Diocese of Cloyne

The Cloyne Report tells us that in order to afford our children protection from clerical sexual abuse “institutional structures need to be sufficiently embedded to ensure that they survive uncommitted and ineffective personnel....Cloyne had an uncommitted delegate/dire...

No Room For Complacency In Child Welfare And Protection”: Saving Childhood Group Marks 2nd Anniversary Of Ryan Report

Marking the second anniversary of the Ryan report publication, The Saving Childhood group today called on the Government to maintain its commitment to closing the gaps in the child welfare and protection system.

The group comprising Barnardos, CARI, Children’s Ri...