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#Suicide awareness

# suicide-awareness - Thursday 25 May, 2017

'Where's this nutter going with the washing machine?' - a Waterford man and his unique climb of Kilimanjaro
# Carrying The Load
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# Carrying The Load

'Where's this nutter going with the washing machine?' - a Waterford man and his unique climb of Kilimanjaro

May 25th 2017, 3:00 PM 21,152 Views 16 Comments

Enda O’Doherty aims to climb 19,340 ft summit next month to raise awareness about mental health.

# suicide-awareness - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

'A special tribute': Tree of Hope puts down roots at Leinster House
# Suicide Awareness
# Suicide Awareness

'A special tribute': Tree of Hope puts down roots at Leinster House

May 10th 2017, 10:05 PM 8,591 Views 45 Comments

Representatives from across the political divide attended the ceremony that saw the tree planted on Leinster Lawn this morning.

# suicide-awareness - Monday 8 May, 2017

'A movement like no other': It was a record-breaking year for Darkness Into Light
# Before Sunrise
# Before Sunrise

'A movement like no other': It was a record-breaking year for Darkness Into Light

May 8th 2017, 5:43 PM 18,160 Views 13 Comments

Well over 150,000 people took part in events this year, according to charity Pieta House.

# suicide-awareness - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Cycling the roads of Ireland to break the stigma surrounding mental health issues
# Cycle Against Suicide
From The42
# Cycle Against Suicide

Cycling the roads of Ireland to break the stigma surrounding mental health issues

Apr 22nd 2017, 10:00 AM 14,269 Views 33 Comments

Cycle Against Suicide CEO and radio personality Colm Hayes talks to The42 ahead of this year’s cycle.

# suicide-awareness - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Some Kilkenny hurling greats are taking part in a 24-hour cycle for suicide awareness
# Good Cause
From The42
# Good Cause

Some Kilkenny hurling greats are taking part in a 24-hour cycle for suicide awareness

May 28th 2015, 7:05 PM 5,775 Views 1 Comment

Organiser John Flynn chats to The42 about the upcoming event.

# suicide-awareness - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

96FM apologises for claiming minister used teenager's death for publicity
# Donal Walsh
# Donal Walsh

96FM apologises for claiming minister used teenager's death for publicity

Mar 10th 2015, 12:44 PM 17,151 Views 22 Comments

Kathleen Lynch has been paid undisclosed damages.

# suicide-awareness - Friday 12 September, 2014

The number of suicides has dropped by a quarter in the last year
# CSO
# CSO

The number of suicides has dropped by a quarter in the last year

Sep 12th 2014, 4:55 PM 7,184 Views 29 Comments

There were 77 suicides registered in Ireland from January to March.

# suicide-awareness - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Most of us see Irish society as hostile to mental health problems
# Still Stigmatised
# Still Stigmatised

Most of us see Irish society as hostile to mental health problems

Sep 10th 2014, 2:30 PM 11,007 Views 32 Comments

65% say mental health treatment is seen as a sign of failure.

# suicide-awareness - Monday 8 September, 2014

'I have forgiven him' - Cork woman opens up about crash that killed her young family
# Inspirational
# Inspirational

'I have forgiven him' - Cork woman opens up about crash that killed her young family

Sep 8th 2014, 3:50 PM 27,208 Views 21 Comments

“I have an army in heaven that kick my ass out of bed every morning.”

# suicide-awareness - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

The Dubs will wear this jersey with a suicide awareness logo at Croker
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

The Dubs will wear this jersey with a suicide awareness logo at Croker

May 22nd 2013, 9:22 PM 17,845 Views 35 Comments

The new shirt boasts the logo of Pieta House, the suicide awareness group.

# suicide-awareness - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Gaelic players get behind men's suicide awareness campaign
# Mind Our Men
From The42
# Mind Our Men

Gaelic players get behind men's suicide awareness campaign

May 16th 2013, 5:00 PM 7,273 Views 7 Comments

GAA stars Eoin Cadogan, Séamus Hennessy and Darran O’Sullivan have backed the Mind Our Men mental health initiative.

# suicide-awareness - Saturday 11 May, 2013

The new Carlow jersey supports suicide awareness
# Worthy Cause
From The42
# Worthy Cause

The new Carlow jersey supports suicide awareness

May 11th 2013, 6:24 PM 3,934 Views 7 Comments

We’re fans of this initiative.

22 great pictures of you running (and walking) from Darkness into Light
# DIL2013
# DIL2013

22 great pictures of you running (and walking) from Darkness into Light

May 11th 2013, 9:44 AM 24,245 Views 26 Comments

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.

# suicide-awareness - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Over 2,700 people sought help from Pieta House last year
# Pieta House
# Pieta House

Over 2,700 people sought help from Pieta House last year

May 8th 2013, 12:32 PM 5,898 Views 11 Comments

Figures show that nearly 1,000 of those who contacted the suicide and self-harm crisis centre were aged between 25 and 44.

# suicide-awareness - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Twitter-based #depressionhurts campaign gets in gear
# Support
# Support

Twitter-based #depressionhurts campaign gets in gear

Dec 23rd 2012, 7:30 AM 4,485 Views 21 Comments

Social media enterprise has no budget but its volunteers are reaching out to those affected by depression or bullying.

# suicide-awareness - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Cycle for suicide awareness will go from Westport to Dublin... and back
# Suicide Awareness
# Suicide Awareness

Cycle for suicide awareness will go from Westport to Dublin... and back

Sep 29th 2012, 7:30 AM 7,903 Views 17 Comments

A 500 kilometre cycle to raise awareness of suicide and depression got under way early this morning and will continue all weekend.

# suicide-awareness - Friday 13 January, 2012

Senator: Bank workers should be taught suicide awareness
# Debts
# Debts

Senator: Bank workers should be taught suicide awareness

Jan 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,365 Views 20 Comments

Labour Senator Lorraine Higgins has said that banks have “moral and legal responsibilities to customers”, who may be under “untold pressure” to repay debts.

# suicide-awareness - Monday 28 November, 2011

Irish sports stars unite to highlight suicide awareness
# Benefit
From The42
# Benefit

Irish sports stars unite to highlight suicide awareness

Nov 28th 2011, 6:32 PM 1,507 Views 0 Comments

Fraggie Murphy, Donal Og Cusack and Graham Canty will be among the stars taking part in a charity soccer match.

# suicide-awareness - Monday 14 November, 2011

Dáil Aid: TDs and Senators record a song for charity
# Dáil Aid
# Dáil Aid

Dáil Aid: TDs and Senators record a song for charity

Nov 14th 2011, 4:15 PM 1,740 Views 23 Comments

The Oireachtas members recorded Bridge Over Troubled Water (complete with solos) at the weekend. Will you be tempted to buy a copy?

# suicide-awareness - Friday 23 September, 2011

TDs and Senators to receive suicide awareness training
# Suicide Prevention
# Suicide Prevention

TDs and Senators to receive suicide awareness training

Sep 23rd 2011, 7:40 AM 516 Views 16 Comments

A cross-party group of TDs, Senators and Oireachtas staff will take part in potentially life-saving ‘safeTALK’ training today.