Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, based in Dublin (Eire)
Description of Agency: Counselling and therapy service for male and female victims of sexual violence
- National 24-Hour Helpline – 1800 778888.
- Crisis appointments for recent rape and sexual assault.
- Long-term therapy for adult victims, male and female, of childhood sexual abuse and sexual violence.
- Training for professionals who work with victims of sexual violence.
- Training programmes on preventing and dealing with bullying, harassment and sexual harassment.
- Court accompaniment
- Accompaniment to victims of sexual violence to the Sexual Assault Treatment Unit.
- Outreach talks to schools and community groups
- Campaigning, lobbying and awareness raising
- Research and statistics.
- Adult men and women.
- Short term crisis counselling is also provided for young people aged 16 and 17 with parental or guardian consent.