DCU Public Lecture Series ” Understanding Mental Health”

The DCU School of Nursing and Human Sciences are holding a Public Lecture Series on ‘Understanding Mental Health’.    This series will commence on Wednesday 15th of March at 7pm with a lecture by Dr. Rosaleen Mc Elvaney on the topic of ‘Talking with children about difficult topics’. Dr McElvaney is a clinical psychologist who has worked in the…

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Bereaved Children’s Week 2016

The Irish Childhood Bereavement Network (ICBN) are hosting National Bereaved Children’s Week 14th – 18th November 2016. There are a number of events happening nationwide but the highlight is their Conference on Friday 18th November 2016. This year’s conference is entitled ‘Quality Support: The Way Forward Standards | Care | Research’ and aims to look…

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Living with Loss Talk, 3rd November

The Irish Hospice Foundation is a hosting a talk entitled ‘Living with Loss with guest speaker John McAreavey. It takes place on Thursday, 3rd November 2016 at  5.30pm – 8.00pm in the Alexander Hotel, 41-47 Fenian Street (off Merrion Square), Dublin 2. This free public event aims to provide information about grief and the range…

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SPHE Network Conference 2016 12th November at NUI Maynooth

The SPHE Conference is entitled ‘Citizenship Education 100 years on’. In this, the centenary year of the 1916 Rising, we hope to provide delegates with the space to share on their vision of today’s Ireland. More significantly we also hope to use this conference to unpack and problematise the concept of citizenship and to explore…

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Anam Cara Talk, Dublin 24

Some 2,000 families every year in Ireland experience the death of a son or daughter. Anam Cara has been supporting bereaved parents and their families since 2008. If you are in contact with any bereaved parents, please consider passing the below information on to them: Anam Cara, the national organisation that supports bereaved parents, is…

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IHF Adoption and Loss Workshop

The Irish Hospice Foundation are hosting a workshop on Adoption and Loss Date: Friday, 22nd April 2016 Time: 9.15am – 4.15pm Location: The Irish Hospice Foundation, Bereavement Education & Resource Centre, Morrison Chambers, 4th Floor, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2, D02 YE06. Cost: €100 (1-day workshop) includes light lunch/tea and coffee Presenter: Frances Jones Course Description…

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Anam Cara, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

Anam Cara is an organisation that supports bereaved parents, Anam Cara support groups are situated throughout Ireland and provide parents a safe, comfortable environment where they have the opportunity to connect with other bereaved parents. Anam Cara is an inclusive organisation where parents do not identify themselves by their children’s age, how they died, or…

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IHF Workshop ‘Loss and the Impact of Family Breakdown on Adolescents’

The Irish Hospice Foundation are hosting a workshop on the ‘Loss and the Impact of Family Breakdown on Adolescents’  Date: Thursday, 21st April 2016 Time: 9.15am – 4.15pm Location: The Irish Hospice Foundation, Bereavement Education & Resource Centre, Morrison Chambers, 4th Floor, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2, D02 YE06. Cost: €100 (1-day workshop) includes light lunch/tea…

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Anam Cara Information Meeting, Tallaght, 11th April.

Anam Cara is an organisation that supports bereaved parents, Anam Cara support groups are situated throughout Ireland and provide parents a safe, comfortable environment where they have the opportunity to connect with other bereaved parents. Anam Cara is an inclusive organisation where parents do not identify themselves by their children’s age, how they died, or…

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Anam Cara Information Night, Mayo

Anam Cara is an organisation that supports bereaved parents, Anam Cara support groups are situated throughout Ireland and provide parents a safe, comfortable environment where they have the opportunity to connect with other bereaved parents. Anam Cara is an inclusive organisation where parents do not identify themselves by their children’s age, how they died, or…

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