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 a...

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre adds its voice to the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence In Conflict

The British Foreign Secretary, William Hague and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Angeline Jolie are co-chairing a Global Summit in London over these few days (June 10-13) to End Sexual Violence in Conflict. This afternoon the British Embassy in Dublin is h...

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) welcomes the 2 new Ministerial appointments

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, Chief Executive DRCC said: “The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre has worked with Minister Frances Fitzgerald since her appointment as Minister for Children and Youth Affairs and has found her to be a dedicated, energetic and committed Minister, who...

‘This is Not Happily Ever After’ Public Awareness Campaign

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre has teamed up with Women’s Aid to raise awareness of sexual violence in relationships. This is not Happily Ever After, a four week long national public awareness campaign funded by , The National Office for the Prevention of ...

Press Release: Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

Informings and Warnings from the DRCC for a Happy Christmas

There were 1,821 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...

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 Crimi...

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 voluntee...

Press Release: Tipperary Rape Crisis Centre services will continue as Normal

Anita Clancy Clarke, Manager of Tipperary Rape Crisis & Counselling Centre today said: “I would like to clarify that Tipperary Rape Crisis & Counselling Centre services continue to operate as normal.  The services are available out of the main off...

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 ...

Nov. 2016-Feb.2017 Sexual violence – The Counselling Process

This in-depth 12 day programme is provided for counsellors and psychotherapists or those offering in-depth support who wish to enhance their understanding and skills in working with adolescent and adult clients who have experienced childhood sexual abuse, rape, sexual assaul...