This organisation receives support from the Victims Support Programme for Groups Working with Victims and Survivors, to deliver some or all of the services that it provides.
Its views do not necessarily reflect those of the Victims and Survivors Service.
Fίrinne, which is the Irish word for ‘Truth’, was established in 1998 to address the issues of families who have been affected by state murder and violence. We represent and support victims/survivors of state violence in Co Fermanagh and its environs by providing appropriate, therapeutic and developmental based support within a safe environment, dealing with the past through truth recovery mechanisms, assisting individual healing, working towards equality and conflict resolution, and promoting and protecting human rights for all.
Mental health & Well Being: Through Complementary Therapies and Yoga we address emotional and psychological well-being for every individual to help cope with the stresses caused by their loss.
Befriending: A comprehensive Social Activity Programme specifically catering to the rurally isolated and others cut off from services.
Social & Practical Support: Every person is valued and cared for through a support network where general advice and information for those seeking services is provided.
Personal & Professional Development: facilitates learning opportunities for our members.
Truth, Justice, Acknowledgement: linking the ongoing quest for Truth, Justice and acknowledgement by prioritising the victim through interconnected media strands, lobbying for an Independent.
Truth Commission, Documented Storytelling, Dealing with the Past Dialogues and ongoing Historical Cases.
How To Access This Service
If you wish to make contact with this organisation, feel free to call or email them directly using the details provided. Alternatively, feel free to contact VSS on 028 90279100. Our Client Services Team will be happy to assist you.