The following is a list of services which offer support to Sex Workers in Ireland.
Chrysalis Community Drug Project
Chrysalis provides a free harm reduction service to female sex workers (as well as male and female drug users).
Mobile Health Clinic for women
Mon- Wed:9.30am – 8.30pm
Thurs: 9.30am – 5pm
Fri: 9.30am – 1pm
Women’s Health Project
The Women’s Health Project was established in 1991, as part of the HIV/AIDS prevention strategy.Drop In Centre: Outreach staff contact women at their place of work, on the streets or working indoors to provide information, condoms, lube and advice on reducing their risks while working. Outreach also facilitates training and workshops to clients, NGO’s and statutory agencies that have contact with women. Workshops can be targeted to meet specific organisational needs and requirements. Women’s Health Project also work with women who are victims of trafficking for sexual exploitation and have devised care plans and implement strategies to address the identified needs.
Support and advice
Outreach to place of work
STI screening and Treatment
Drug treatment/ needle exchange
Condoms and Safer sex info
Wednesday 2pm 5pm
Medical services 2pm 4pm
Thursday 8.30pm 10.30pm
Medical services 8.3 pm 10pm
The drop in centre provides free, friendly and confidential services.
T:+ 353 1 830 5000
HIV Ireland works to improve conditions for people living with HIV and AIDS, their families and caregivers, while actively promoting HIV and sexual health awareness in the general population.Services include:
advocacy and mediation
Outreach, hospital/home/prison visits
Social welfare information
HIV and sexual health training
Mon-Thurs: 9:30am to 5:30pm
T: 01 8733799
The Genito-Urinary and Infectious Disease (GUIDE) services were combined in 1998 and now provide a range of STI, HIV, Hepatitis C/HIV co-infection and general infectious diseases clinical services. GUIDE also provides services to the Baggot Street Hospital Clinics, Trinity Court Drug Treatment Services and Cherry Orchard Hospital and supports student health services in Trinity College Dublin. A respite ward for HIV patients operates in Cherry Orchard
T:(01) 416 2315
Gender Orientation Sexual Health & HIV
GOSHH is based in Limerick city and provides support to people living with HIV and AIDS. It also offers advice and referrals to STI clinics and provides rapid HIV tests. It has experience dealing with female, male and transgender sex workers and will offer support, counselling and advice in a nonjudgmental and confidential manner.
T:+ 353 61 314354