Publication of Research Report on Mother and Baby Homes and Magdalene Laundries in Northern Ireland

Executive Summary

Historical, Social and Legislative Context

Individual Institutions

Mother and Baby Homes and Workhouses

Magdalene Laundries

Further Research


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Counselling / Mental Health Support Services

Mental health and counselling support services are available to anyone affected by historical practice in this area. Access to help and support in your locality, including through your GP and specialised healthcare professionals, can be accessed on the Minding Your Head website:

Lifeline is a free, confidential telephone helpline. It is available anytime every day.

In an emergency dial 999 or contact the emergency department at your local hospital.

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