Reflection And Remembrance: Pieta House’s ‘Misneach’ Event Returns This November

Pieta House’s annual ‘Misneach’ event returns for its second year to Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway, and Edenderry on November 26th. Creating a space for us to both honour and celebrate those we have lost, and to reconnect with our loved ones, ‘Misneach’ is timed to fall between November, traditionally a time for remembrance and reflection, […]

Volkswagen Launch ‘Snaptshot’ Calendar In Aid Of Pieta House

Over the summer, Volkswagen Ireland wanted to engage with Ireland’s large Volkswagen community in a contemporary way. With this in mind, a competition was developed in collaboration with the Snapys entitled ‘Volkswagen Snapshot’, an Instagram-based photo competition designed to be an exercise of self-expression and participation with the brand. Volkswagen received an incredible 5,000 entries […]

President And Taoiseach Endorse Pieta House And A Lust For Life’s #SoundEffect Campaign

The teams at A Lust for Life and Pieta House would like to extend a huge thank you to all of the sound people who embraced #SoundEffect. We would also like to thank all of the people who participated in and supported our live events at Electric Picnic and those who offered their “ sound” […]

Pieta House And A Lust For Life Launch #SoundEffect Ahead Of Electric Picnic

In a world where negativity is amplified and the good can get lost, Pieta House and A Lust For Life believe that, deep down, most people are sound, and that the act of doing something sound ripples out and makes waves; that’s the #SoundEffect. In the lead up to Electric Picnic, #SoundEffect is an online campaign dedicated to […]

Tipperary Young People Showcase Their Youth Citizenship

204 groups took part in the awards with projects covering topics such as equality; homelessness; mental health; culture and much more.   The Tipperary projects were: Our Genderation, Carrick-on-Suir NYP, Co. Tipperary Young people in Carrick-on-Suir identified a need to destigmatise the LGBTQ+ community following homophobic discrimination in their schools and community. Aware of the […]

North Tipperary Macra na Feirme

North Tipperary Macra Best of luck to all those taking part in the  Tipperary round of the National talent competition on Sunday next in Clonmore. Ballinahinch/Killoscully Macra na Feirme: On Sunday last Ballinahinch/Killoscully Macra had a meet and greet with the local community after mass in Killoscully. They were delighted to inform the public about […]

Devilsbit Macra na Feirme

Devilsbit Macra na Feirme tackles stigma on Mental Health   On Thurday 16th February, Devilsbit Macra na Feirme, in conjunction with Cara O Mahony of the Macra Rural Youth Committee hosted a “Mental Health Talk with a Difference” in Racket Hall.The night was opened by a talk from Emmet Middleton who spoke frankly and honestly […]

Pieta House Partners With Pint Aid For Fundraising Campaign

Pieta House offers free counselling to people experiencing suicidal ideation, people who engage in self-harm and those who have been bereaved by suicide. It also operates the free 1800 247 247 suicide helpline. www.PintAid.ie is a crowdfunding movement for charities and causes. Every month they raise funds for a different charity by encouraging the public […]

Health Staff Choir Launching Christmas Single In Aid Of Pieta House

The Minister for Health, Mr Simon Harris, will launch the Health Voices Choir Christmas single “Carol of the Bells” and “He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother” as part of the first National Patient Safety Office Conference in Dublin Castle..   The joint initiative between the HSE, INMO and Beaumont Hospital brought together 200 health service […]

Tipperary Educated Susan Quirke Wins Prestigious Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Award

Oola woman Susan Quirke  has joined Niall Breslin (Bressie) to receive a prestigious Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Impact award at a recent ceremony in the Mansion House in Dublin. Susan and Niall co-founded the A Lust For Life organisation just over a year ago as a pioneering new social enterprise that is rapidly going from strength to […]

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