Press Release: Visit of President of Malta to the DRCC

Press Release: Visit of President of Malta to the DRCC

President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta visited the offices of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre in Dublin city today as part of her visit to Ireland. Chairperson Ann Marie Gill told President Coleiro Preca that the Centre promotes the healin...

DRCC input into review of Relationship & Sexuality Education

DRCC input into review of Relationship & Sexuality Education

The National Council for Curriculum & Assessment (NCCA) were asked by former Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton, TD, to undertake a comprehensive review of Relationship and Sexuality Education (RSE). There are three components; Drawing on Research, Consult...

DRCC Submission to Justice Review

DRCC Submission to Justice Review

Following on from the media coverage of a high-profile rape trial held in Belfast earlier this year, the Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan TD, published Terms of Reference for reviewing a number of aspects of the justice system. The review in looking at ...

December Newsletter Out Now

December Newsletter Out Now

As 2018 draws to a close we look back on a momentous year. The DRCC is pleased to report that progress has been made in a number of important areas, while acknowledging there remains a great deal of work to be done. As we begin planning for the year a...

DRCC Opening Hours over Holiday Period

DRCC Opening Hours over Holiday Period

DRCC Opening Hours over Holiday Period

The DRCC's opening hours over the holiday period are outlined below. Please note that the National 24-Hour Helpline will remain operational throughout the holidays. You can access the Helpline on 18...

DRCC draft submission on sexual offence trials

DRCC draft submission on sexual offence trials

DRCC is inviting feedback on a draft submission to the review of rape and sexual offence trials under the chairmanship of Mr. Tom O’Malley, BL. Following on from the media coverage of a high-profile rape trial held in Belfast earlier this year, the Minister for Justice ...

Press Release:  DRCC Launch 2017 Annual Report

Press Release: DRCC Launch 2017 Annual Report

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris will today launch Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s 2017 Annual Report at their offices in Dublin.

The Centre saw an increase in the numbers making conta...

DRCC Comment:  SAVI Announcement

DRCC Comment: SAVI Announcement

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre comment on SAVI announcement

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre has welcomed the announcement by Minister Charles J. Flanagan that the government has approved a national study of the prevalence of sexual violence in Ireland and that the Cent...

Press Release: DRCC Pre-budget submission

Press Release: DRCC Pre-budget submission

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre Pre-budget submission addresses need in six government departments.

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre has welcomed Oireachtas members back from their summer break with a copy of its pre-budget submission. In advance of Budget D...

Press Release: DRCC Calls for response from survivors

Press Release: DRCC Calls for response from survivors

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre calls for response from survivors of sexual harassment

As part of its research into what would improve people’s capacity to report sexual harassment, Dublin Rape Crisis Centre have launched an online survey. ...