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The National Office for the Prevention of Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence.

An Oifig Náisiúnta um Fhoréigean Baile, Gnéasach agus Inscnebhunaithe a Chosc

  1. Elder Abuse in the Community

National Services

ServiceDescriptionPhoneHelpline PhoneWebsite Online Contact PointsOpening HoursCatchment Area
Age Action Age Action Ireland is the national advocacy body on ageing and older people. We are a charity which promotes positive ageing and better policies and services for older people. Working with, and on behalf of, older people we aim to make Ireland the best place in the world in which to grow older.(01) 4756989   9-5.30pm 
HSE Elder Abuse ServicesThe HSE has a dedicated Elder Abuse Service, with Senior Case Workers in Elder Abuse now working in most Local Health Office Areas. For details of your local Case Worker contact the national information helpline or access the HSE website1850 24 1850   Mon-Sat 8am-8pm 
Rape Crisis Network Ireland (RCNI)Rape Crisis Network Ireland(RCNI) is a specialist information and resource centre on rape and all forms of sexual violence with a proven capacity in strategic leadership. The RCNI role includes the development and coordination of national projects including expert data collection, supporting Rape Crisis Centres to reach best practice standards, using our expertise to influence national policy and social change. We are the representative, umbrella body for our member Rape Crisis Centres who provide free advice, counselling and support for survivors of sexual abuse in Ireland.091 563676 www.rcni.iefacebook:rapecrisisnetworkireland
twitter: @rcnireland 
Senior HelplineThe Senior Helpline provides opportunities for older people to talk to someone of their own age group for the price of a local call from anywhere in Ireland. Callers can talk to one of the older volunteers and all calls are taken in the strictest of confi1850 440 444   10am-4pm and 7pm -10pm, 365 days 

Local Services