Invitation to Tender for Digital Video Series

By Karolyn Ward on Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 in Featured, News, Vacancies.

Shine invites submissions to tender for Shine People, Digital Video Series. Development and production of a digital video series incorporating Shine and people affected by mental ill health in Ireland Shine People is a digital video series celebrating and acknowledging the lives of those living with mental illness. Media representation of people living with mental […]

Mental Health Reform publish My Voice Matters research results

By Karolyn Ward on Thursday, March 14th, 2019 in Featured, News.

Shine welcomes the publication of the results of two national consultations carried out by Mental Health Reform. The My Voice Matters national consultation looks at people’s experiences of using mental health services in Ireland. The consultation also focuses on the experiences of family, friends and carers of mental health service users. This is the first […]

Shine’s Strategic Plan 2019 -2021

By Mary Malone on Wednesday, November 21st, 2018 in Featured, News.

At the Shine AGM on Friday, 16th November we launched our next Strategic Plan 2019- 2021. This strategic plan builds on our previous plans which have led the organisation in its achievements to date. Since late 2017, we have engaged in a number of focused activities to inform us on the development of this new […]

Where There’s a Will: A new podcast tackling Ireland’s mental health system

By Mary Malone on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 in Featured, News.

A Lust for Life present:  Where There’s a Will: A new podcast tackling Ireland’s mental health system   PRESS RELEASE – November 8, 2018 Ireland’s mental health system is failing us – something needs to change, and soon. A Lust for Life has brought together some of the best and brightest minds in Ireland’s mental […]

Upcoming event -Mid West region

By Cillian Russell on Friday, November 2nd, 2018 in Events, Featured, News.

In Two Minds is a new piece of ambitious and affecting theatre currently being developed by Joanne which looks at the realities of living with bipolar disorder and its effects on relationships. It is inspired and informed by Joanne’s lived experience of her own mother’s bipolar disorder and her mother is a collaborator on the […]

Wanted: People with lived or Professional experience in the area of trauma

By Mary Malone on Tuesday, October 30th, 2018 in Featured, News.

The University of Melbourne is  looking for people with lived OR professional experience in the area of trauma who might be interested in participating in online surveys. This research project is looking at how someone (a family member, friend, neighbour, concerned community member or a paid carer without specialist qualifications) can help a person who is experiencing extreme distress following a potentially […]

Media Matters Podcast: Áine O’Meara of Headline

By Mary Malone on Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 in Featured, News.

Headline is the national media monitoring programme for mental health and suicide. This project works to promote accurate and responsible media coverage of mental health and suicide related issues, in accordance with international media guidelines on responsible reporting. Headline guides journalists in relation to challenging issues that can arise when working on mental health related […]

Membership Renewal Notice 2018

By andy on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 in Featured, News.

  Dear Member,   I would like to remind you that your membership of Shine is now up for renewal for the year ending 31st December 2018. Please note that regardless of the date you pay, your membership ceases on the 31st December each year (Guidelines for Shine membership). (If you have already paid your […]

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