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#Suicide awareness

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'Where's this nutter going with the washing machine?' - a Waterford man and his unique climb of Kilimanjaro
# Carrying The Load
From The42
# 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 21,266 Views 16 Comments

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

'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 8,615 Views 45 Comments

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

'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 18,186 Views 13 Comments

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

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 14,302 Views 33 Comments

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

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 6,079 Views 1 Comment

Organiser John Flynn chats to The42 about the upcoming event.

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 17,170 Views 22 Comments

Kathleen Lynch has been paid undisclosed damages.

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 7,196 Views 29 Comments

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

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 11,068 Views 32 Comments

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

'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 27,315 Views 21 Comments

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

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 17,861 Views 35 Comments

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

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 7,289 Views 7 Comments

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

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 3,959 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 24,270 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.

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 5,913 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.

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

Twitter-based #depressionhurts campaign gets in gear

Dec 23rd 2012, 7:30 AM 4,498 Views 21 Comments

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

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 7,921 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.

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

Senator: Bank workers should be taught suicide awareness

Jan 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,378 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.

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 1,528 Views 0 Comments

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

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 1,755 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?

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 532 Views 16 Comments

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