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02 Mar

TRUST Calls for Urgent Plan to Prevent TB Epidemic

Posted by Alice Leahy Trust 02 Mar 06 Categories: News and Press, Press Releases

Alice Leahy, Director of TRUST, the health and social service for people who are homeless, today said the increase in the reported cases of TB is especially worrying for people who are homeless, one of the most vulnerable groups in the spread of this disease. This increase also represents a very serious public health problem and vindicates the stand more...

Alice Leahy, Delivering Opening Address at 25th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Conference at the Royal College of Surgeons Urging nurses to become advocates for the most vulnerable, Alice Leahy, Director and Co-Founder of TRUST, said that the recent and welcome announcement that the Department of Health proposed to sell off the state’s mental hospitals’ more...

“This is an invitation to everyone to stand with the outsider as nothing will change until we start to make everyone feel wanted” : Alice Leahy Picture shows Alice presenting Taoiseach Bertie Ahern TD with a copy of the TRUST DVD launched as part of the TRUST National Project – Building Trust in the Community. Taoiseach Bertie Ahern more...

08 Oct

Call for Radical Review of Approach to Provision of Services

Posted by Alice Leahy Trust 08 Oct 05 Categories: News and Press, Press Releases

To help people understand the pain we must adopt new word to replace the label “homeless” : Alice Leahy, Addressing conference in Dublin, Homes for All “We need a radical review of services for people who find themselves homeless on the street if we are serious about tackling the suffering they endure”, Alice Leahy, Director more...