Press Releases

Press Release: DRCC a partner in European Commission funded International PhD Programme

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre a partner in European Commission funded International PhD Programme Trinity leads €3.3 million Horizon 2020 project Researchers from Trinity College Dublin’s Centre for Global Health have secured €3.3 million for research into trauma-exposed populations in Europe. …

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

24th May – Dignity at Work:Preventing and Dealing with Bullying, Harassment and Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

This one day workshop is for Managers, Human Resources Personnel, Equality Officers, Members of Boards of Management.  This course would be helpful also to those in a counselling role, but please note the focus in on issues for the Manager …

Monday, May 9th, 2016

14th June – Working with Issues of Childhood Sexual abuse – 1 day workshop

This one day introductory workshop is intended for those who come into contact with the issue of childhood sexual abuse in their work and who wish to enhance their understanding of the dynamics and effects of this abuse and their …

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Press Release: WomanKind Fundraising Event in aid of DRCC

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre calls for greater recognition of the prevalence of rape. The Sexual Offences Bill 2015, which was near completion when the Dáil was dissolved, should be a priority for the new Government according to the incoming CEO …

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Press Release: DRCC asks You to Vote for Ireland’s Future

#VOTE for Ireland’s Future Joint call by Equality, Youth, Human Rights and Trade Union campaigners ‘Turnout is key if we want an Equal Ireland For All’  Voters are being encouraged to turn out in force in the General Election to …

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

DRCC Education and Training Programmes: Dignity at Work

Upcoming DRCC Dignity at Work Training  Programmes March 2016 Bullying, Harassment and Sexual Harassment can occur in any workplace, with often devastating effects for the individuals involved and for the organisation.  Employers have a responsibility in law to protect staff …

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Press Release: Dublin Rape Crisis Centre on new CEO of Tusla

THE DUBLIN RAPE CRISIS CENTRE (DRCC) WELCOMES THE APPOINTMENT OF FRED MCBRIDE AS THE NEW CEO OF TUSLA Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, the outgoing CEO of the DRCC said: “On behalf of the DRCC, we would like to congratulate Fred McBride …

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Press Release: The DRCC Board announce departure of CEO Ellen O’Malley Dunlop & arrival of Noeline Blackwell

“Together I think we have made a difference” CHAMPION OF VICTIMS OF RAPE AND SEXUAL ABUSE STEPS DOWN FROM DRCC POST The Board of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre today announced the departure of Chief Executive Officer, Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, …

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Press Release: Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

The DRCC welcomes the Second National Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, CEO said:  “We welcome the publication of the Second National Strategy on Domestic Sexual and Gender Based Violence and we are pleased to see …

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

NEWS: The DRCC’s Election Manifesto 2016 – Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre is calling on all Political Parties to include in their election manifestos a commitment to the following: D             Deliver a second SAVI (Sexual Abuse and Violence in Ireland) Report to get the true prevalence …

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016