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Accessibility and the March for Choice

Posted on: 14 Aug, 2018
Posted in: ARC Subgroups | Events | Getting involved |

  We want to make sure this year’s March for Choice is as accessible as possible for everyone. So we need your help! If you’d like to get involved in…

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ARC Twitter Takeover – next up SPARK!

Posted on: 14 Aug, 2018
Posted in: Media | Social Media |

We’re delighted to announce our next #ARCTwitterTakeover TOMORROW, Wednesday August 15th. SPARK Ireland will be taking the reins from 7pm! They advocate for the rights of single parents and their…

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Press release: All-island abortion access welcomed by the Abortion Rights Campaign

Posted on: 08 Aug, 2018
Posted in: Featured | Media | Northern Ireland | Press Release | Uncategorized |

The Abortion Rights Campaign welcome Minister Harris’s commitment to ensuring that people from Northern Ireland will be able to access abortion services in the Republic. Although this is a welcome…

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Press release: Announcement of Universal Access to Abortion Welcomed by Abortion Rights Campaign

Posted on: 10 Jul, 2018
Posted in: Media | Press Release |

The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) is encouraged by the announcement of Minister for Health Simon Harris that abortion care will be provided for on a universal basis so that cost…

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So we repealed the 8th – what’s next?

Posted on: 10 Jun, 2018
Posted in: Breaking Silence | Opinion | Repeal the 8th | Stigma |

  It’s been an incredible few weeks for the Irish nation as we voted by a resounding margin to repeal the 8th amendment from the Constitution. But there is still…

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Press Release: Historic day as Ireland emphatically votes to remove the 8th amendment

Posted on: 26 May, 2018
Posted in: Media | Repeal the 8th | Uncategorized |

“We’re overjoyed with the result, and so proud to have been one of the three core organisations in Together for Yes” said ARC spokesperson Linda Kavanagh in Dublin this afternoon….

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I’m a Mother, I’m a Catholic, and I’m Voting YES

Posted on: 24 May, 2018
Posted in: Uncategorized |

Abortion has been happening in Ireland all my life. It’s time we accepted that and cared for women properly here at home. As a 64 year old Catholic woman with…

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Sharing stories: I was either going to die by suicide whilst pregnant or I was having an abortion

Posted on: 23 May, 2018
Posted in: Breaking Silence | Featured | Repeal the 8th | Stigma |

  As part of our Citizens Assembly submission we gathered the real stories of real women who had been affected by the 8th Amendment. Now, as we approach the referendum to remove…

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Sharing stories: some illnesses were sympathised with and some had to be kept shamefully secret

Posted on: 21 May, 2018
Posted in: Breaking Silence | Featured | Repeal the 8th | Stigma |

As part of our Citizens Assembly submission we gathered the real stories of real women who had been affected by the 8th Amendment. Now, as we approach the referendum to remove the…

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Sharing Stories: I felt like I was doing it all in secret

Posted on: 20 May, 2018
Posted in: Breaking Silence | Stigma | Uncategorized |

As part of our Citizens Assembly submission we gathered the real stories of real women who had been affected by the 8th Amendment. Now, as we approach the referendum to remove the…

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