Press Release – Launch of Dublin Rape Crisis Annual Report 2011 & National Awareness Raising Campaign

 Launch of Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s Annual Report and Statistics 2011 and the 2012 National Awareness RaisinCampaign by Minister Róisín Shortall

There was an increase of 18% in first time callers to the National 24 hour Helpline operated by DRCC ...

Press Release – A message to the Class of 2012 from the National 24 Hour helpline 1800 77 88 88.

Let your hair down and not your guard

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) urges parents and the Class of 2012 to read the Staying Safe Tips before the celebrations begin. Since 2008 when the Staying Safe tips were first published there has...

Press Release: New Delhi & Dublin – How far apart are we?

Ellen O'Malley-Dunlop,  CEO of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre said : "There was worldwide condemnation and rightly so, of the heinous rape and subsequent death of the 24 year old student who  was viciously gang raped on a New Delhi bus by a group o...

Press Release: Staying Safe this Christmas

 

There were 1,834 calls to 1 800 77 88 88, the National 24 hour Helpline for Rape and Sexual Abuse over the Christmas period last year

Last year there were 1,834 calls to the National 24 hour helpline for rape and sexual abuse, during December and Januar...

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre welcomes the results of the Children’s Referendum

In 2011 there were over 11,000 contacts to the National 24 hour Helpline 1800 77 8888. More than half of these contacts were from people who were raped and/or sexually assaulted as children.   Ellen O'Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive DRCC

DRCC welcomes the launch of the “Don’t be that Guy” Awareness Raising Campaign

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre supports the Awareness Raising Campaign launched by Trinity College’s Students’ Union and Equality Office

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive DRCC said: “The campaign entitled “Don’t be that Guy” was i...

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre supports the Children’s Referendum

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre supports the Children’s Referendum

The Government has published the 31st Amendment of the Constitution Bill, which sets out the wording to put to the people in the Children’s Referendum on Saturday, 10th November. A dedicated new w...

Press Release – The proposed Constitutional Amendent on Children

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre welcomes the publication of the wording of the proposed Constitutional Amendment on Children and the naming of the date for the Referendum 

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive DRCC said ; “Today is indeed a his...

Press Release – Launch of Dublin Rape Crisis Annual Report 2011 & National Awareness Raising Campaign

 Launch of Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s Annual Report and Statistics 2011 and the 2012 National Awareness RaisinCampaign by Minister Róisín Shortall

There was an increase of 18% in first time callers to the National 24 hour Helpline operated by DRCC...

Press Release – The recent decision by the DPP

The recent decision by the DPP goes a long way to restoring the confidence of the victims of sexual crimes in the criminal justice system

Last month Justice Desmond Hogan handed down a 6 year sentence to Anthony Lyons when he was found guilty of a serious sexual as...