Pieta House Open Day 6th September

Pieta House will throw open the doors of their suicide and self-harm crisis centres throughout the country on Saturday, 6th September ahead of Suicide Awareness Week. All centres will be open to the public from 2pm to 4pm, and people will have the opportunity to take a tour of the counselling rooms, have a cup […]

Pieta House’s Darkness into Light event with Electric Ireland is back and going international

Growing expat communities in London and Sydney get involved to support Irish suicide prevention charity   London and Sydney will host Darkness into Light events this year as Pieta House’s flagship fundraiser held in association with Electric Ireland goes international for the first time. RTÉ TV presenters Sinead Kennedy and London-based Eoghan McDermott this week […]

Strength in numbers as 35,000 people across Ireland shine a light on darkness of suicide

Incredible turnout at 20 locations for Pieta House’s fifth annual Darkness into Light walk with Electric Ireland Suicide charity Pieta House’s annual Darkness into Light fundraising event with Electric Ireland got underway at 4am on Saturday morning as an estimated 35,000 people turned out for dawn walks at 20 locations around the country in an […]

Strength in numbers as 35,000 people across Ireland shine a light on darkness of suicide

Incredible turnout at 20 locations for Pieta House’s fifth annual Darkness into Light walk with Electric Ireland Suicide charity Pieta House’s annual Darkness into Light fundraising event with Electric Ireland got underway at 4am on Saturday morning as an estimated 35,000 people turned out for dawn walks at 20 locations around the country in an […]

Pieta House founder to launch Tipperary Darkness into Light

Joan Freeman, founder and CEO of suicide crisis centre Pieta House, will be in Roscrea on Friday, 12th April to launch the 2013 Darkness into Light event supported by Electric Ireland. Taking place on Saturday 11th May, this year’s Darkness into Light Tipperary event will get underway at the Scout Hall in Roscrea and organisers are hoping […]

Tipperary GAA Scene April 2nd 2013

BY COUNTY PRO GER RYAN   ALLIANZ HURLING LEAGUE   Well done to the Tipperary senior hurling team and management on topping the Division 1A Allianz hurling league table as a result of their 3-19 to 1-14 defeat of Clare at Semple Stadium last Sunday. They will play the winners of the Division 1B final […]

People of Tipperary to Present Cheque for over €10,000 to Pieta House following Darkness into Light walk

Chairperson of the Roscrea Darkness into Light committee, Paul McNamara, is to present a cheque for €10,131.01 to Joan Freeman and Cathy Kelly of Pieta House on behalf of the people of Tipperary following the incredibly successful Darkness into Light walk which took place in Roscrea on 12th May. The cheque presentation will take place […]

Over 350 People Gather at Dawn in Roscrea to Remember Those Lost to Suicide

Over 350 people gathered in Roscrea on Saturday morning to remember those lost to suicide for Pieta House’s annual Darkness into Light 5km fundraiser. A total of 15,000 people turned out in 14 locations across the country. Micheal O’Muircheartaigh, Minister Kathleen Lynch, Davy Fitzgerald, Andrew Murray and Maura Derrane were among those rallying the crowds […]

Pieta House CEO and Founder to Launch Roscrea Darkness into Light

What?          Launch of the Roscrea Darkness into Light 5km walk   When?         Friday, 27th April at 6:00pm   Where?        Scout Hall, Abby Street, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary   Who?           Joan Freeman, Pieta House CEO and Founder     Joan Freeman, CEO and Founder of Pieta House, will be in the Scout Hall, Abby Street, Roscrea on […]