DRCC Christmas Opening Hours 2015

Please note that our National 24-Hour Helpline 1800 77 8888 will operate as normal throughout the Holiday period.

During the Christmas and New Year the Centre will be Closed on:

  • Thu...

Press Release: The EU Directive on Victims Rights

The EU Directive on Victims’ Rights – a very welcome instrument to begin the process of change in attitudes to the place of victims in Ireland’s Criminal Justice System

Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, Chief Executive of the DRCC said : “The 16th of November 2015 is...

Press Release: The Criminal Law (Sexual Offenses Bill 2015

A Definition of Consent in the New Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) 2015 Bill would go a long way to strengthen the Laws on Sexual Offences

Ellen O’Malley Dunlop CEO of the DRCC said : “The Dublin Rape ...

Ask Consent Campaign Launch by Minister for Justice

There are no Grey Areas #ASK CONSENT Campaign

Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald, will launch this national campaign on Friday September 18th at 9.30am at DRCC Offices, 70 Lower Leeson Street Dublin 2. ...

Press Release: A message to the Junior Cert Class of 2015

A message to the Junior Cert Class of 2015 from the National 24 Hour Helpline for Sexual Violence

1 800 778888

Let  your hair...

Press Release: Staying Safe

A message to the Class Of 2015 from the National 24 Hour Helpline for

Sexual Violence 1800 77 8888

Let  your hair down but not...

Press Release : Update on the Criminal Justice Bill

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre welcomes the publication of the Heads of Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Bill

Ellen O’Malley –Dunlop, CEO DRCC said “We are very pleased to see the publication of the Heads of the new Criminal Justi...

Joint Press Release from DRCC with Immigrant Council of Ireland & Ruhama

Government Acceptance of Child Grooming Bill measures welcome

14-year jail sentences reflect seriousness of crimes
Sex buyer laws are next stop to putting pimps and traffickers out of business Joint Statement by Dublin Rape Crisis C...

Press Release: Staying Safe this Christmas 2015

A message from the DRCC

There were 1,948 calls to 1 800 77 88 88, the National 24 hour Helpline for Rape and Sexual Abuse over the Christmas period last year


Press Release: Official Launch and Re-naming of DRCC building

Today An Taoiseach Mr. Enda Kenny, TD, will formally open McGonnell House

the now permanent home of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC)

  Ellen O’Mal...