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    December 2, 2019

    Submission to the Committee on the Elimi...

    About our Organisations The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) is a grassroots all-volunteer group dedicated to achieving free, safe, legal and local abor...
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    March 21, 2019

    ARC policy submission on misuse of crimi...

    The Misuse of Criminal Law Regarding Abortion in Ireland and Northern Ireland Submitted to the International Commission of Jurists, Joint United Natio...
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    February 25, 2019

    Let’s talk about: why we need free...

    In this blog post from our ‘Let’s talk about’ series, we talk about why ‘free, safe and legal’ is crucial for more than just abo...
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    January 24, 2019

    Need an abortion?

      As of 1st of January 2019, abortion is legal and available in Ireland in certain circumstances. This is what you can do if you are now pregnant...
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    January 17, 2019

    Press release: ARC condemns wrongful ref...

    The Abortion Rights Campaign condemns the wrongful refusal of care of a woman diagnosed with a fatal foetal anomaly at the Coombe Hospital.
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Need an abortion?

  As of 1st of January 2019, abortion is legal and available in Ireland in certain circumstances. This is what you can do if you are now pregnant and want…

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Letter to Editors Re: Telemedicine

24th March 2020 Dear Sirs, During this unprecedented emergency in public health, we must ensure that people can access the healthcare they need, including abortion care. We have contacted the…

Press Release: Activists across the island call for emergency measures to include abortion telemedicine

17/03/2020 Across the Island of Ireland, we are coming to terms with social distancing, and the huge additional burden that will be placed on our healthcare systems due to the…

Letter to Rt. Hon. Brandon Lewis MP, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

Dear Secretary of State: We write to you from the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC), a grassroots campaign representing pregnant people across the island of Ireland. We wish to express our…

Submission to the Citizens’ Assembly on Gender Equality

Download PDF of the submission here The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) is an all-island grassroots movement for choice and change. Since 2012 we have been raising awareness and advocating to…

#GE2020 : Your voting FAQs

When is the election? There will be a general election, in other words a Dáil election, on Saturday, 8 February 2020. Do I need to be registered to vote? Yes….