Community Employment Vacancies

Currently we have Community Employment vacancies for the following roles: To qualify for Community Employment, you must be in receipt of a payment from the DSP for over a year. Or 6 months if you are on a disability payment. Information Officer Helpline advisor Clerical/Admin Housekeeper Support Worker Full Training offered and Delivered For further … Read more

CARI Annual Report 2018 launched

CARI is a leading voluntary organisation with a proven track record in providing child centered specialised therapy and support services to children, families and groups affected by child sexual abuse. CARI provided supported both directly and indirectly to 1054 children across all their clincial services in 2018. Click here to view our Annual Report 2018. … Read more

Congratulations to Patricia Keane

We would to congratulate Patricia Keane who was the winner of the Community Category  for the National Volunteers Awards under Community Awards in Dublin December the 6th.  Patricia has worked tirelessly for CARI organising the Watersports Day on Glassilaun Beach in Aid of Children At Risk We are extremely proud. Read her story here.

Congratulations & Thanks to Sarah Oppermann

We would like to say a huge congratulations to Sarah Oppermann who completed the Atacama Desert 250KM Endurance race from Sunday the 29th of September 2019 and raised an amazing €2935 for CARI. Sarah is an inspiration to us all. We cannot thank her enough.

Watersports Day

Sunday August 13th WaterSports Day dawns and with it the anticipation of the day.  Would the Gods send us rain or let the sun shine down?  2016 was a wet day – two in a row would not be good for volunteer or punter morale.  Statues of Our Lady and the Child of Prague facing … Read more

95-Stop Tour for Limerick Kids

Limerick’s Live 95FM are delighted to announce the addition of a new charity partner, Cliona’s Foundation, to their charity fundraiser Live 95FM’s 95 Stop Tour for 2018. Cliona’s Foundation will join existing partners, CARI Limerick and the Children’s Ark including Neonatal Unit at University Hospital Limerick. In excess of €600,000 has been raised by Live … Read more

Talk at the Victims’ Rights Conference

Talking at the Victims’ Rights Conference Eve Farrelly spoke about some of the issues that children still face today about going to court. An alien environment designed for an adult to negotiate, children, who come to tell a difficult story, can find it all the more intimidating. Talk at the Victims’ Rights Conference April 2018 … Read more

Online grooming CARI report 2018

The CARI helpline team have been reporting that young people’s unsupervised use of the internet is a dangerous place for them. It has become very concerning that perpetrators of sexual abuse have found a new and quite often devastating way of targeting, grooming and sexually violating very vulnerable children. It is our experience that online … Read more