# darkness-into-light - Saturday 12 May, 2018
The event began with just 400 people walking in Phoenix Park in 2008.
# darkness-into-light - Tuesday 8 May, 2018
After surviving a suicide attempt at 13, Christy spent his career helping people in crisis.
# darkness-into-light - Thursday 3 May, 2018
Aiveen Cully-Dunne shares the pain of losing a sibling to suicide, ahead of #DIL2018.
# darkness-into-light - Tuesday 1 May, 2018
Rachel O’Neill shares the story behind why she’s doing #DIL2018.
# darkness-into-light - Thursday 26 April, 2018
Darkness Into Light volunteer and suicide survivor Rebecca McInerney shares her journey to recovery.
# darkness-into-light - Monday 23 April, 2018
Stephen Considine shares how he went from attempted suicide to creating art to help others.
# darkness-into-light - Sunday 29 October, 2017
Participants on RTÉ’s Painting the Nation are running a charity art exhibition, with all proceeds going to Pieta House.
# darkness-into-light - Sunday 21 May, 2017
We need to improve the services that look after children with mental health difficulties, a leading Irish expert in mental health care says.
# darkness-into-light - Tuesday 9 May, 2017
Senator Joan Freeman originally praised the Taoiseach for his involvement, but took a different view today in the Seanad.
One week on, we find out what inspired people to get up before dawn for Pieta House.
# darkness-into-light - Monday 8 May, 2017
Well over 150,000 people took part in events this year, according to charity Pieta House.
# darkness-into-light - Saturday 6 May, 2017
The symbolic walk into the light is aimed at encouraging people to talk about suicide and mental health issues.
In over 100 towns and cities in Ireland, people will be walking as the sun rises this morning.
# darkness-into-light - Friday 5 May, 2017
Pieta House’s annual walk for suicide prevention takes place this weekend.
# darkness-into-light - Sunday 30 April, 2017
Senator Joan Freeman talks to us about mental health services and being ‘a pain in the government’s neck’.
# darkness-into-light - Friday 28 April, 2017
Treating depression isn’t as simple as putting on a brave face, writes our final Darkness Into Light contributor.
# darkness-into-light - Thursday 27 April, 2017
Gary Seery turned to exercise to help him cope with anxiety and depression
# darkness-into-light - Wednesday 26 April, 2017
At times it felt like there was no hope of recovery at all, writes Brian Scallan
# darkness-into-light - Tuesday 25 April, 2017
Ireland rugby international Hannah Tyrrell on the eating disorder that overshadowed her teenage years
# darkness-into-light - Monday 24 April, 2017
Patricia Turner lost her son to suicide in 2009.
# darkness-into-light - Thursday 13 April, 2017
Mike Ross, who made his 150th appearance for the province last weekend, is out of contract at the end of the season.
# darkness-into-light - Monday 26 December, 2016
# darkness-into-light - Saturday 7 May, 2016
All over the country (and overseas too) people got up ridiculously early to run for Pieta House.
# darkness-into-light - Friday 6 May, 2016
With the Rio Olympics just four months away, The42 meets one of Ireland’s leading medal hopes, Mark English.
# darkness-into-light - Monday 2 May, 2016
An anonymous contributor writes about the complexities of helping a person who suffers from mental illness.
# darkness-into-light - Tuesday 15 March, 2016
The founder of Pieta House has said the current mental health support system is not working.
# darkness-into-light - Saturday 9 May, 2015
Were you one of the early risers?
# darkness-into-light - Friday 8 May, 2015
The Darkness Into Light event takes place in 80 venues around Ireland and the world on Saturday morning.
# darkness-into-light - Friday 20 March, 2015
Not that much, it turns out.
# darkness-into-light - Thursday 5 February, 2015
Why do people develop mental illnesses? Why are some more susceptible that others? What treatment is best? There’s still so much we don’t know – and we really need to find out.
# darkness-into-light - Saturday 10 May, 2014
There was a larger than expected turnout for the annual event, to raise funds for suicide charity Pieta House. Events were also held in London and Sydney this year.
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# darkness-into-light - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
An eight-step action plan to help anyone who is experiencing suicidal thoughts.
# darkness-into-light - Friday 21 March, 2014
McDermott was speaking after helping to launch Pieta House’s Darkness Into Light charity run.
# darkness-into-light - Wednesday 15 May, 2013
Adrian Millar was one of the hundreds of thousands of people who took part in this year’s Darkness into Light fundraiser. He describes the atmosphere of hope and support he experienced as he walked shoulder-to-shoulder with others raising awareness about suicide.
# darkness-into-light - Saturday 11 May, 2013
Tens of thousands of people got up early this morning to take part in Darkness into Light events across the country in aid of Pieta House.
# darkness-into-light - Saturday 5 May, 2012
The Pieta House Darkness into Light 5km walk/run will take place this month to raise money for those who are suicidal or self-harming. It starts at 4am, bringing participants from the dark into the light.