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#Help

# help - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Ice Bucket Challenge raises over €1.4m in donations IMNDA This post contains videos

Ice Bucket Challenge raises over €1.4m in donations

… And there’s a lovely thank you video to all those who donated.

# help - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Over 92% increase in people looking for help over eating disorders

Bodywhys support service said that the majority of calls are from those aged 25-35.

# help - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Emergency services staff reach out to people at risk of suicide

The Limerick members of the Fire and Rescue Service, gardaí and ambulance staff will all take part in the training.

# help - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

28 million people in the Middle East need humanitarian aid

Today is World Humanitarian Day and Oxfam Ireland are calling for help.

Helping cancer survivors row, special playgrounds and electric cars for charity: €80,000 awarded to bright ideas

Social entrepreneurs were able to apply for funding from a KBC scheme.

# help - Monday 18 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Grown man gets hilariously stuck in baby's high chair Help

# help - Friday 8 August, 2014

Irish aid workers travel to Sierre Leone to help with Ebola outbreak

The GOAL support team will travel to areas worst affected by the outbreak.

# help - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Ireland pledges €120,000 to help contain Ebola outbreak

WARNING: This article contains an image of a graphic nature.

# help - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Missing 14-year-old found safe and well following Garda appeal

Gardaí say no further action is required.

# help - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Urgent need for bereavement training for chaplains in maternity hospitals

The UCC report states the care provided to families following the death of a baby influences their grief journey and plays a key part in their overall recovery.

# help - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Tree honouring George Harrison killed by infestation of... beetles The Beetles

# help - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From The42 Dublin star Flynn steps outside 'comfort zone' and helps to promote suicide awareness Mental Health

Dublin star Flynn steps outside 'comfort zone' and helps to promote suicide awareness

The two-time All-Ireland winner has sought to publicise the work of suicide and self harm centre Pieta House.

# help - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Why are there no refuges for male victims of domestic violence?

One man told AMEN that his relation was sleeping in a park as he couldn’t find shelter due to domestic abuse.

# help - Friday 4 July, 2014

Irish Deaf Society produces video showing why advocacy service shouldn't be scrapped

Funding cuts announced this week resulted in the immediate closure of the The Irish Deaf Society’s National Advocacy Service for Deaf people.

# help - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Louth kitten pleas to be rescued from 'randy bitch' in brilliantly odd adoption ad Ziggy

Louth kitten pleas to be rescued from 'randy bitch' in brilliantly odd adoption ad

“I might have nothing left by the time the horny bitch is done with me”.

# help - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Struggling with your mental health, but don't know where to turn? This can help

Mental Health Reform says people are unsure of where to go next when they or a loved one first start to experience a mental health difficulty.

# help - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Booklet launched to combat "suicide crisis" and increase in rural isolation

Produced with Pieta House and the Irish Countrywomen’s Association, it is aimed at helping individuals to recognise the signs of suicidal behaviour.

# help - Friday 16 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Girl goes diving in lake full of jellyfish, we say "NOPE" Help

# help - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

The United Nations are trying to stop the killer robots before it's too late

Unsurprisingly, campaigners are worried that robots that can kill people might be a bad idea.

Police issue appeal after burglars steal three rare parrots and five terrapins

The animals were stolen last weekend from a commercial premises.

US flying 'manned missions' in search of abducted Nigeria girls

The Lagos Government dismissed a prisoner-swap offer from the Boko Haram kidnappers.

# help - Monday 12 May, 2014

PJ Gallagher: 'You live more in five minutes on a bike than most people do in a lifetime'

Telling jokes to buy bikes and riding bikes to save lives – Comedian PJ Gallagher on finding a passion for volunteering.

# help - Friday 9 May, 2014

Opinion: I felt helpless. The child needed hospital treatment, but I could only give some medicine

Dr Natalie Robers describes her time in Central African Republic where small children of six or seven carry machetes and villages live in fear.

Opinion: There were days I struggled. I wished I could call in sick and not have to pretend

Should employers be receptive to employees calling in sick for a mental health issue – they should be, writes an anonymous contributor.

# help - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Ireland has 9,615 methadone users but care plans needed to get them drug-free

The HSE said that 500 people were on methadone for more than 10 years.

# help - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Men being treated for eating disorders up 67% in the last five years

Bodywhys says the misconception that eating disorders are a ‘female issue’ can sometimes make it harder for a man to acknowledge there is a problem.

# help - Friday 4 April, 2014

Gardaí renew appeal for missing 22-year-old Mark Dillon

He is described as being 5ft 11 in height, with dark hair and blue eyes.

# help - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Missing 14-year-old Chloe Ebbs returns home

The teenager had not been seen since 21 March.

# help - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Gardaí appeal for help in finding Erica Phillips

Erica is described as being 5ft 6” in height, slim build, shoulder length black hair and brown eyes.

# help - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

The Samaritans is changing its phone number to a free one

The new phone number will replace the existing low-call number as part of a change being brought in across Europe.

# help - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Ross Kemp launches new support agency for human trafficking survivors

The organisation will help with financial advice, specialist legal advice, training, educational opportunities and housing support.

# help - Monday 17 March, 2014

Tracing The Blood Line: Here’s what to expect when you give blood

Have you ever considered giving blood and have you ever wondered how the whole thing works?

# help - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Can you help work out the name of this mysterious Irish town? Hidden History

Can you help work out the name of this mysterious Irish town?

A Redditor needs your help in the hunt for his Irish heritage.

# help - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Government to give €4m to help Palestinian refugees Aid

Government to give €4m to help Palestinian refugees

The Tánaiste said that Ireland is committed to helping alleviate the effects of the crisis.

# help - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Mortgage holders group join with KBC to offer arrears advice service

The bank will fund the scheme, but it will be independently run.

# help - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Cable ties used to bind the hands of victims in Dublin robbery

Two young children were present in the house when the intruders broke in.

From The Daily Edge 12 telltale signs that you're an incorrigible hoarder More More More

12 telltale signs that you're an incorrigible hoarder

Listening to ABBA’s Gimme Gimme Gimme on repeat is number 13.

# help - Monday 24 February, 2014

Gardaí renew appeal for Fiona Pender, missing since 1996

She was seven months pregnant at the time of her disappearance.

# help - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Woman sleeping in TD’s office accommodated after a Facebook appeal

Joan Collins said enough is not being done to improve the social housing situation stating that it is at crisis level.

# help - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

€20m fund to assist distressed local authority mortgage holders

The new fund will move people onto the mortgage to rent scheme for those who have unsustainable mortgages.