Towards Healing is a new counselling and support service for survivors of Institutional, Clerical and Religious abuse, funded by the Catholic Church.
If you have suffered in this way, Towards Healing will provide services to you no matter where you are currently living.
The Towards Healing Annual Report 2011 has just been released. Please click click here to download it in PDF Format.
We currently provide the following services
Free access to a helpline staffed by experienced Telephone Counsellors. This operates on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11.00 am – 8.00 pm, and on Fridays from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm. The number is Freephone 1800 303416 (Rep. of Ireland) and Freephone 0800 0963315 (Northern Ireland and UK). We also have a mobile number for texting purposes for our hearing impaired service users: 085-8022859
Face to face psychotherapy
Contact with accredited psychotherapists in your area for face to face psychotherapy, with the fees arising being paid directly to your psychotherapist by Towards Healing.
Immediate family members
Provision for psychotherapy for spouses/partners, parents and children of survivors of Clerical/Religious abuse.