Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

We offer support to all victims of crime in Ireland. Established in 2005 our aim is to support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.
We are here to listen. We will give you time and space to talk about your experience. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system and referrals to other resources in your community that may be able to help.

We can be contacted at:

Free Phone 116 006

Email: info@crimevictimshelpline.ie

Text: 085 133 7711

Our trained volunteers are available to take calls:

Monday – 10.00 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.

Tuesday to Friday – 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Saturday and Bank Holidays – 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.

Sunday – Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.

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If you're not sure what support we can offer, you can have a read about our services on our website crimevictimshelpline.ie/, we provide information on coping with crime, the criminal justice system and available services for victims of crime in Ireland. ... See MoreSee Less

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We know its warm outside but be careful leaving doors and windows open, burglars can take that as an invitation into your home. If you have been affected by burglary or any other crime, we are here to listen and offer support, give us a call on 116006. ... See MoreSee Less

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Crime Victims Helpline was featured on the 6pm and 9pm RTE news yesterday, regarding the CSO review into the quality of Gardai crime data. ... See MoreSee Less

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Effects of crime include shock, fear, loss of confidence, anger, anxiety and guilt. Seeking help is a sign of strength, we are here for support and guidance, Freephone 116006. We are open til 7.30pm tonight.
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