Press Release – Thank You from RCNE

 Rape Crisis North East would like to sincerely thank everyone who supported and took part in our coffee morning on Thursday 10th September at the Oriel Centre, Dundalk Gaol.

Thank you to the friends of Rape Crisis North East who kindly provided sponsorship for the event and raffle prizes: Damien Moran Motors, Lidl (Avenue Road), The Jockeys Bar & Restaurant, Kennedys Railway Bar, The Windsor Bar & Restaurant, The Home Bakery, David Darcy from Tesco Extra, Dunnes Stores (The Marshes), Larry Muckian (Spar Texaco), Snap-on-Tools, and Deli-Lites . We also want to sincerely thank the staff of the Oriel Centre, Dundalk Gaol who facilitated all our needs on the day.

All proceeds resulting from this fundraising event will go directly towards the counselling and support services of our Centre. It is as a result of your kind efforts and continued support that we are able to continue to offer our professional services here in Dundalk and at our Outreach Centre in Drogheda.

We wish to acknowledge your valued support, as it helped greatly and was most appreciated by all our staff involved with this successful fundraising event.

For information or counselling support, please phone our Freephone Confidential Helpline Number 1800 21 21 22 and a counsellor will be available to speak with you.

     Become a Volunteer Helpline Counsellor

Rape Crisis North East is offering you the opportunity to attend a Helpline Training Programme which will commence on Thursday 5th November and finish on Friday 11th December 2015.  The Helpline Training is funded by the Manuela Riedo Foundation.  The training is free and in return, we will ask you to commit to four hours of your time per week to provide telephone counselling support to survivors of rape and sexual violence.

Venue:  Rape Crisis North East, 59A Anne Street, Dundalk.

12 Day Workshops over 6 Weeks (Thursday’s and Friday’s).

RCNE Helpline Service is a “lifeline” for many victims of rape and sexual abuse who need to talk to someone who cares.  All our telephone volunteers are trained to listen, support and offer information and counselling support to callers who use the line. 

If you would like to become a helpline volunteer, please contact Rape Crisis North East and we will forward to you a Helpline Application Form.

Phone:  042 – 9339491 / 1800 21 21 22 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Alternatively, please download an application form.

Closing date for accepting applications:

Friday 18th September 2015 before 5:00pm.

Applicants must be at least 25 years of age.

     Become a Volunteer Helpline Counsellor

Rape Crisis North East is offering you the opportunity to attend a Helpline Training Programme which will commence on Thursday 5th November and finish on Friday 11th December 2015.  The Helpline Training is funded by the Manuela Riedo Foundation.  The training is free and in return, we will ask you to commit to four hours of your time per week to provide telephone counselling support to survivors of rape and sexual violence.

Venue:  Rape Crisis North East, 59A Anne Street, Dundalk.

12 Day Workshops over 6 Weeks (Thursday’s and Friday’s).

RCNE Helpline Service is a “lifeline” for many victims of rape and sexual abuse who need to talk to someone who cares.  All our telephone volunteers are trained to listen, support and offer information and counselling support to callers who use the line. 

If you would like to become a helpline volunteer, please contact Rape Crisis North East and we will forward to you a Helpline Application Form.

Phone:  042 – 9339491 / 1800 21 21 22 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Alternatively, please download an application form.

Closing date for accepting applications:

Friday 17th July 2015 before 5:00pm.

Applicants must be at least 25 years of age.

Rape Crisis North East Flag Day

Rape Crisis North East will be holding their flag day on Thursday the 14th May, 2015.  We will be in various locations around Dundalk, and we are actively seeking your help to fund raise on the day itself and help us raise much needed funding for our counselling & support services.

For counselling, information or advocacy support please phone us on our freephone confidential helpline number: 1800 21 21 22

 

RCNE Charity number 11972.

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