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Spirasi (Spiritan Asylum Services Initiative) is the national centre for the rehabilitation of victims of torture in Ireland.

Spirasi’s main office is located at 213 North Circular Road, Dublin 7. Most of the clinical services are based here.
Spirasi also provides English language classes in the Lantern Centre, Synge Street, Dublin 8.


Spirasi (Spiritan Asylum Services initiative) was set up in 1999 by the Spiritans in response to the rapidly evolving migration and asylum situation in Ireland.

Strategic Plan

In late 2017 the Spirasi Board commissioned the production of a comprehensive, new Strategic Plan to guide the work of Spirasi from 2018-20.


Spirasi is committed to operating to high standards of good practice and transparency.




Get to know some of the team who work with Spirasi, as well as their roles within the Organisation.

Annual Reports

Download the signed financial statements for the year ended 31st December 2017.