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17 Feb

When a house is not a Home

Posted by Alice Leahy Trust 17 Feb 12 Categories: News and Press, Publications

When challenged to look at what ‘home’ means to us, we usually revert to the homes of our childhood: friends, meals, pets, games, pictures, the presents we got and gave, even the rows we had. Our homes as adults can re-invent the homes of our youth. We can impose our view of home on others. Not everyone’s experience is one of warmth – some more...

17 Feb

Watch your Language

Posted by Alice Leahy Trust 17 Feb 12 Categories: News and Press, Publications

Stigma is one of the greatest problems facing people who are homeless. Because of it, people may feel afraid to talk to someone who they think is homeless or on the street, they may not want to shake hands or swap information about themselves, or they may worry if a person who appears to be homeless talks to them. When people are afraid of any group, more...

29 Apr

Pat Kenny Launches TRUST New Book To Promote New Kind of Ireland

Posted by Alice Leahy Trust 29 Apr 08 Categories: News and Press, Publications

Picture shows Alice with from left/right John Tierney, Dublin City Manager at a launch reception attended by over 400 guests in Dublin City Hall, Dame Street. RTE’s Pat Kenny launches ‘Wasting Time with People?’ Edited & Compiled by Alice Leahy, Director & Co-Founder of TRUST in City Hall, Dame Street Alice Leahy calls for more...

TRUST announced today that a new book – ‘Wasting Time with People?’ – edited and compiled by its Director and Co-Founder, Alice Leahy will be published by Gill & Macmillan next year. The main aim of our book, Wasting Time with People?, is to attempt to start a debate about why at a time of material success so many people more...

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