Assisted Human Reproduction Services (including IVF) are not provided by the public health services. Certain treatments are available and there are rules on the provision of these.
Abortion information - the law
Abortion is illegal in Ireland except in very strict circumstances. Information on these circumstances and the rules under which information about foreign abortion services may be made available in Ireland.
Maternity and Infant Care Services
The public health service provides free maternity services for all expectant mothers for the period of the pregnancy and for 6 weeks after the birth.
Family planning services in Ireland
Overview of the type of family planning services available from the Health Service Executive (HSE), family doctors and voluntary organisations in Ireland.
Crisis Pregnancy Programme
The main function of the Crisis Pregnancy Programme is to prepare a strategy to address crisis pregnancy. It provides information and contacts for counselling and support services.
If you have a question relating to this topic you can contact the Citizens Information Phone Service on 0761 07 4000 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 8pm) or you can visit your local Citizens Information Centre.