Press Releases

Invitation to Join our Volunteer Team – Closing date Monday 16th September 2013

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 …

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Press Release: Dublin Rape Crisis Centre – Staying Safe at Electric Picnic

Tips for Staying Safe at Electric Picnic Bad Incidents can happen at outdoor events to your sister, your daughter, your son, your brother… Staying Safe Tips can help to prevent them happening Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, CEO of the Dublin Rape Crisis …

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Irish Independent Opinion Editorial by Ellen O’Malley Dunlop – Dublin Rape Crisis Centre

Growing up is a process and should never be an event! What happened at Slane at the weekend is totally unacceptable and indicative of elements in our society that need to be exposed for what they are, abusive, degrading and …

Saturday, August 24th, 2013

Media Coverage for Annual Report Launch

Some of the Media Coverage for the Annual Report 2012 Please find articles relating to the launch of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s 2012 Annual Report. Wednesday 24th July :-  Article in the Irish Times – Increase in first time …

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Press Release: Launch of DRCC’s Annual Report 2012

Launch of Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s Annual Report and Statistics 2012 By Mr. Alan Shatter, TD Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence 260 victims of recent rape and sexual assault were accompanied by trained DRCC Volunteers  at the Rotunda Sexual Assault …

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre urge DPP to review case

Newspaper Articles & Interviews Our CEO Ellen O’Malley Dunlop speaking on RTE News in relation to the suspended sentence of man convicted of raping his wife’s sister when she was just 14 years old.   Please see link to video and …

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Staying Safe tips for Young People this Summer

Some Tips to keeping Safe • Always look out for each other and be part of a group • Try not to get separated from your group • Keep your drink in your hand at all times • Do not …

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Flora Women’s Mini Marathon Press Release

The power of support FROM men and women To men and women pays off The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre’s (DRCC) new “YOUR” campaign calling for support for the victims of sexual crimes, has quadrupled the number of runners for the …

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Press Release: Pre Mini Marathon

Team DRCC is getting ready for the Flora Women’s Mini Marathon 3rd of June 2013 10 days out from the Flora Women’s Mini Marathon and things are getting busy here in Team DRCC on Leeson Street.  Our lovely new T-shirts …

Friday, May 24th, 2013

“Rape as a Weapon of War – Why Ireland Must Act”.

Introduction by Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop CEO Dublin Rape Crisis Centre to Public talk by Rafif Jouejati Director of Free Syria I would like to thank the organizers for inviting me to Chair this evening’s meeting. Before I hand over to Rafif Jouejati …

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013