The IACP (Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy) was established in 1981, to identify, develop and maintain professional standards of excellence in counselling and psychotherapy. Their work promotes best practice and the development of the profession as well as safeguarding the public.
Irish Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society is a voluntary organisation, founded in 1983 by a group of bereaved parents whose babies died before or at birth (stillbirth) or some time after birth (neonatal death)
Pieta House now operates the Suicide Bereavement Counselling centres that had previously been operated by Console. They provide free counselling, therapy and support to individuals, couples, families and children who have been bereaved by suicide.
RAINBOWS is a non-profit making, international organisation that provides curricula for establishing peer support groups for children, youth and adults who have experienced a death, separation, divorce or other painful transition in their family.
Anam Cara is a national organisation founded by bereaved parents. They provide a range of bereavement support services throughout the 32 counties. They offer peer support and understanding to families who have experienced the death of a child.