Press Release: DRCC welcomes the publication of the joint Commitee on JusticePress Release:

The DRCC welcomes the Garda Inspectorate Report on Crime Investigation and its recommendations but unless they are implemented they have no value Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive of the DRCC said: “ One of the more disconcerting a...

Press Release: DRCC welcomes the publication of the joint Commitee on Justice, Defence and Equality’s report

Hearings in relation to Domestic and Sexual Violence Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, CEO of the DRCC said: There is a lot to welcome in this report. Among the welcome recommendations are:

  • Changes in the Law and Criminal Sanctions with regard to Domest...

Press Release: Rape is an inherently violent act – Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

Rape is an inherently violent act. There is no such thing as a ‘less violent rape’

There have been a number of calls to the National 24 hour Helpline for victims of sexual violence 1800 77 88 88, emails and social media responses, from victims and members of t...

Press Release: A message to the Junior Cert Class of 2014

A message to the Junior Cert Class of 2014 from the National 24 Hour Helpline for Sexual Violence 1 800 77 88 88 The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) urges parents and the Junior Cert Class of 2014 to read the Staying Safe Tips before the ...

Press Release: Annual Report 2013 Launch – Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

Launch of Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s Annual Report

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Opinion Piece by DRCC’s CEO Ellen O’Malley Dunlop

Do you believe a drunk person is to blame if they are the victims of rape?

We may try and distance ourselves from the possibility we or someone we love could be a victim Rape and sexual assault are subjects surrounded by ignorance, fear...

It is a false economy to cut back on funding to RCCs

It is always the case that a small amount of money spent on effective programmes will lead to a much larger saving in total cost in the future

The recent research from the ESRI confirms, not only the psychological impact of childhood sexual abuse on individuals bu...

Press Release: Let your hair down not your guard

A message to the Class Of 2014 from the National 24 Hour Helpline for Sexual Violence 1 800 77 88 88

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) urges parents and the Class of 2014 to read the Staying Safe Tips...

Press Release: DRCC welcomes the decision of DPP Appeal

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre broadly welcomes the decision of the Court of Criminal Appeal in Anthony Lyons Case.

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive of the DRCC said: The DRCC’s thoughts are first and foremost with the victim in this case ...

Invitation to Join our Volunteer Team

Volunteering with the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

Here in the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre we recognise that we could not offer such a wide range of services without the ongoing support of our dedicated volunteers. The DRCC have a team of more than 70 trained volunteer...