The One in Four charity, which helps men and women who have experienced sexual abuse and/or sexual violence, says it has experienced a dramatic increase in the number of inquiries to its office following the publication of the Ferns Report.

The director of the charity, Colm O'Gorman, said the number of calls to their office increased by 70% over the last few days, while visits to its website rose by 250%.

In its annual report, published today, the charity reveals a significant increase in the amount of support and psychotherapy services it provided last year.

One to one psychotherapy sessions increased by 51%, while group sessions increased by 151%.

The charity also recorded 3.4 million visits to its website in the 12 month period.