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Welcome to Mayo Rape Crisis Centre

We are here to

listen, support & empower you.

I have just been raped or assaulted, what should I do?

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Need immediate help? Call the 24 hour national Rape Crisis helpline:

1800 778 888

“Through love, all pain will turn to medicine”

Mayo Rape Crisis Centre was established in 1994, and aims to provide a free, safe and confidential space for anyone who has experienced any form of sexual violence at any time in their lives.

Our philosophy is informed by the values of equality, empowerment and inclusiveness.

All our staff and volunteers are accredited to Rape Crisis Network Ireland.

Latest News


Central Statistics Office data on adults’ experiences reveal how sexual violence sustains systemic inequality  

18 May 2023
The Central Statistics Office (CSO) has today released the second of six reports from its Sexual Violence Survey measuring the prevalence of sexual violence in Ireland. The report on ‘Adult Experiences’ provides…

Supporters invited to participate in the Women’s Mini-Marathon for Mayo Rape Crisis Centre

4 April 2023
The Western People Women’s Mini-Marathon is to be staged in Ballina for the first time this year, as part of the Ballina 2023 celebrations, in a collaboration between Mayo Sports…

“Ancient Irish Trees – A reflective journey through the year”

8 December 2020
To help celebrate National Tree Day on October the 7th 2021 please consider this stunning book "Ancient Irish Trees - A reflective journey through the year" by artist Alexandra van…