OPEN – representing lone parent groups in Ireland


Women’s Aid


Domestic and sexual violence services in the Republic of Ireland

National Support Services

Women’s Aid National Freephone Helpline 1800 341 900 (Open 10am to 10pm, 7 days a week, except Christmas Day)

National Rape Crisis Helpline 1800 778 888 (operated by the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre)

Local Support Services

Local refuges and domestic violence support services

Local Rape Crisis Centres

Representative Organisations

Safe Ireland

Rape Crisis Network of Ireland

National Women’s Council of Ireland


State Agencies

Cosc, the National Office for the Prevention of Domestic, Sexual and Gender Based Violence

An Gardaí Síochána