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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Our offices are now back open, if you have been a victim/witness of crime and feel you need support, please do get in touch. Freephone 116006, text 0851337711 or you can email us at info@crimevictimshelpline.ie.
Our line is open Monday 10am - 7.30pm, Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm and Saturday 2 - 4pm. Our voicemail is available at all other times.
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Our Awareness Raising Video campaign shown across all cinemas in Ireland is coming to an end today, did you get to see it, if so in what cinema?
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