THE founding member of a coalition of suicide charities, the Action on Suicide Alliance, has pulled out of the organisation claiming it now lacks independence and cannot criticise its state funders.
Mon, 15 Aug, 2011
A LEADING suicide prevention campaigner has claimed Government is effectively treating the tragedies as “second-class deaths” by failing to provide adequate funding to combat the crisis.
Fri, 03 Sep, 2010
IRELAND’S first 24-hour national suicide helpline manned by specialist counsellors and psychotherapists has received more than 18,000 calls in just six months.
Mon, 26 Apr, 2010
AN immediate audit of all suicide prevention services is needed to uncover the “true failure” of Government to adequately tackle the issue, a leading charity has claimed.
Wed, 21 Oct, 2009
CONCERNS have been raised that four suicides in the Tallaght/Crumlin area in recent weeks may be linked as all the men knew each other and two worked together.
Fri, 25 Sep, 2009
TODAY is World Suicide Prevention Day, the objective of which is to promote global commitment and action to prevent suicides.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2009
THE National Office for Suicide Prevention’s (NOSP) latest annual report deliberately misled the public by claiming suicide levels fell last year, a leading support group has claimed.
CANDLELIGHT vigils will be held at venues across the country on September 10 to commemorate World Suicide Prevention Day.
Tue, 04 Sep, 2007
DESPITE the fact that more people kill themselves than die on Ireland’s roads every year, there is an appalling lack of conviction about Government efforts to address this crisis.
Thu, 01 Mar, 2007
A major suicide awareness rally will today aim to harness co-operation from various state agencies and voluntary groups.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2007
IAN WOOSNAM and Nick Faldo should hold the European Ryder Cup captaincy in 2006 and 2008 respectively.
Thu, 10 Feb, 2005
On September 10, Ireland will join a global initiative to mark World Suicide Prevention Day with a public candlelight vigil, hosted by the Irish charity organisation 3TS (Turning The Tide of Suicide).
Thu, 02 Sep, 2004
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