DRCC highlighted at SIF’s Animate Event

DRCC highlighted at SIF’s Animate Event

The DRCC was proud to be highlighted at the Social Innovation Fund's (SIF) Showcase Event for the Animate Healthy Communities programme. BodyRight, our sexual violence awareness & prevention programme for young people, received an Animate award in late 2017 that provided...

DRCC volunteers honoured at graduation ceremony

DRCC volunteers honoured at graduation ceremony

The DRCC was proud to honour our amazing volunteers at a spring graduation ceremony on Monday, 14th May. Twelve volunteers complet...

Announcing WomanKind 2018

Announcing WomanKind 2018

The annual WomanKind event in aid of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre will be held on Friday, 14 September in the InterContinental...

DRCC Note on the Eighth Amendment and upcoming Referendum

DRCC Note on the Eighth Amendment and upcoming Referendum

Women become pregnant after rape.   Please read the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre's summary of best evidence before using victims of sexual violence in the upcoming Referendum on the Eight Amendment. If you or someone you know has been affected by sexual violence please rem...

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Take Heart – Art exhibition & pop-up sale

Take Heart – Art exhibition & pop-up sale

In partnership with a collective of artists, writers and other creatives, the Take Heart art ...

Frontline Gardaí need training in sexual violence cases

Frontline Gardaí need training in sexual violence cases

Following revelations that the number of people who have come forward to report sex crimes over the past 14 years has been overestimated in official crime statistics, DRCC Chief Executive Noeline Blackwell commented that frontline garda...

Statement from the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre – 11th April 2018

Statement from the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre – 11th April 2018

Following the lifting of reporting restrictions in the recent Belfast rape trial, Noeline Blackwell, CEO of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre has today issued a statement reminding the public of supports available from rape crisis centres around the country and of the National 2...

#EveryStep – VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2018

#EveryStep – VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2018

Help us be there for survivors of sexual violence--every step of the way. Calling r...

DRCC welcomes review of sexual assault trials

DRCC welcomes review of sexual assault trials

DRCC CEO Noeline Blackwell on The Women’s Podcast

DRCC CEO Noeline Blackwell on The Women’s Podcast

Noeline Blackwell, Chief Executive of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, was on the Women's Podcast on 29 March to discuss the differences between rape trials in Northern Ireland and the Republic, how the process can be improved to protect complainants and the impact...