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Irish Crisis numbers

Barnardos: 1850 222 300
Barnardos supports children whose well-being is under threat, by working with them, their families and communities and by campaigning for the rights of children.

CARI's National Helpline Lo-call 1890 924 567
Provides a professional, child centered therapy and counseling service to children, families, and groups who have been affected by child sexual abuse.

Dublin Rape Crisis Center 24/7 - FREEPHONE 1800 778888
24-hour telephone helpline, 7 days a week staffed by trained counselors who are available to listen to you and any concerns you may have in regard to issues of rape, sexual assault, sexual harassment or childhood sexual abuse.

End Child Poverty (0)1 662 9400

Irish National Rape Crisis Centers 24/7: FREEPHONE 1800 778888

ISPCC Childline: 1800 66 66 66
Childline provides a 24 hour listening service for all children up to the age of 18.

One In Four: 01 662 4070 (Business hours)
One in Four offers a voice to and support for women and men who have experienced sexual abuse and/or sexual violence and also to their family and friends.

Pavee Point Travelers Centre: 353 1 8742626

Rape Crisis Network Ireland 1800 788 8888 (24 hours)
Multi-language: Gaeilge, Polish, French, Lithuanian, Arabic, Chinese

Samaritans: (click to find local office)  - 1850 60 90 90
24/7 - Need someone to talk to?

Women's Aid: National Freephone Helpline  - 1800 341 900
Women's Aid is a voluntary organization which provides support and information to
women and their children who are being physically, emotionally and sexually abused
in their own homes.


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