November 16, 2005

Ferns Report sparks surge in calls to rape helplines

Irish Examiner

The publication of the Ferns Report into clerical child sex abuse in the Wexford area has reportedly sparked a surge in calls to rape crisis centres across the country.

This morning's newspapers said the Rape Crisis Network had reported a 50% increase in calls to helplines nationwide since the document was made public.

Posted by kshaw at November 16, 2005 08:30 AM