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Loving You

By Mary Malone on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 in Blog, News.

The hardest thing  For me  to do Is letting go And stop  loving you    Cause no matter What we’re Going through  We should  At Least  Give it One more try    Sure we  May of  Said things  That we  might regret  and I’m sure In time  it’s something  that we both  will forget    […]


Please Talk

By Mary Malone on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 in News.

Please Talk is Ireland’s student-focused and student-led mental health campaign to connect third level students to support services available in the college setting and to empower students to talk openly about their mental health and suicide prevention. Please Talk urges students to understand that talking is a sign of strength, not of weakness, and if […]


Éalú MU Showcase in aid of Shine – TONIGHT

By Mary Malone on Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 in Events, News.

Shine are delighted that four wonderful students from Maynooth University who are studying a Music and Entrepreneurship module, Éalú MU Showcase, have decided so support our charity with Éalú – The Power of Escape The last show will take tonight, December 4th at 8:30pm in the Duke and Coachman, Maynooth.   It is a multi talented […]


Vacancy: Head of Advocacy and Communications

By Mary Malone on Thursday, November 22nd, 2018 in News, Vacancies.

JOB DESCRIPTION & PERSON SPECIFICATION CONDITIONS Reporting to: Chief Executive Officer Hours: 35 hours per week (some weekend and evening work may be required) fixed term contract for 3 years Salary: Grade V Point 1 – €40,209 per annum Location: Maynooth, Co. Kildare ABOUT SHINE Shine’s vision is of an Ireland where all those affected […]


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 […]


Relatives Support Groups – Dublin & Kildare

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

Shine’s Relatives Support Groups are for families, carers and friends of people with mental ill health. In challenging times, it can be helpful and reassuring to talk to other people with similar experiences. Learning from other people’s ways of coping is an important function of our relatives groups, as well as growing your own support […]


This Friday Shines AGM & Conference

By Mary Malone on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 in Events, News.

AGENDA “Making Change Happen” Shine Seminar and AGM  Friday 16th November 2018  The Oak Room, The Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2   10.30am                   Registration and welcome 11.00- 12.30pm       Voices in my Head (Showing of RTE Documentary on People in Recovery) This will be followed by a panel discussion with Nicola Wall, participant of […]


MDN-White Ribbon-HSE Gender Equality Seminar

By Mary Malone on Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 in Events, News.

The Men’s Development Network CLG and its White Ribbon Campaign address Gender Equality in Society, Health, Law, Advocacy and in men’s conversation, hosted by the HSE. Venue: Dr. Steeven’s Hospital Date: 19th November 2018 Time 10am-1pm  9.30am Registration  Programme: 10 am: Seán Cooke CEO MDN welcome and outlining this IMD event, MDN and HSE/HI/HI-M/NMHP/Engage/WRI, MDN and its 21years.  10.15  Fergal Fox General Manager, HSE Health Promotion […]


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 […]



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