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Being- by Eva Burke

By Kate Morgan on Thursday, July 13th, 2017 in Blog.

Being. One way or another we are all in a state of being. Present. Living in the moment. Spiritual beings in an empty shell. What comes into being with the air that we breathe, the pulse in our body and the thoughts in our heads. We are separate entities each of us. Being makes me […]


Run with all of your heart for The Basin Club

By Kate Morgan on Friday, July 7th, 2017 in Blog.

Written by Angelín Fanning That morning I had mixed emotions, anxious would I complete the race, thrilled to be a participant and doing it for a wonderful cause. I arose about 8am and faced into the day, ready for what lay ahead of me.  I checked the weather and I knew that the day predicted rain […]


Every Brilliant Thing

By Kate Morgan on Friday, July 7th, 2017 in News.

Every Brilliant Thing is an insightful, one-man show about mental health, which runs at the Pavilion Threatre in Dún Laoghaire between 11th – 16th July.   Back due to popular demand at the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire Tue 11th – Sun 16th Jul, 8pm | Matinee: Sat 15 & Sun 16 Jul, 5pm Tickets €21/19 | Group Rate: €16 for […]


Shine Services in the Southeast

By Kate Morgan on Friday, July 7th, 2017 in News.

Shine Discovery is a walk-in self-referral resource centre based in Waterford, the purpose of which is to provide time and space for each individual, be they people with self-experience of a mental health difficulty or a family member or supporter, to build on their strengths and develop the understanding and skills they need to navigate […]


Green Ribbon 2017 comes to a close

By Kate Morgan on Friday, July 7th, 2017 in News.

The 5th annual Green Ribbon campaign to get Ireland talking about mental health has come to a close.  The campaign was launched at 7pm on 27th April 2017 in the Mansion House in Dublin, with help from Lord Mayor Brendan Carr and Minister for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee. Speaking at the event, […]


We’re Hiring! Are you our new Administration Assistant?

By Kate Morgan on Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 in Featured, News, Vacancies.

Administration Assistant Full Time Permanent Post 35 hours per week Salary €23,187 per annum   DESCRIPTION OF ROLE   REPORTING TO Shine Development and Administration Manager   LOCATION Currently based in Maynooth however Shine reserves the right to change location   PURPOSE To assist with the administration functions of the organisation   DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES […]


Eternity in the Palm of your Hand – By Eva Burke

By Kate Morgan on Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 in Blog.

The passage of time. Eternity in the palm of your hand makes me think of religion. It makes me think of a crystal ball in the centre of your hand. Endless and Eternal. No beginning or end. Peace and tranquillity. Eternity is forever. Eternity in the palm of your hand makes me think of palm […]


June – A Poem by Liam O Donnell

By Kate Morgan on Friday, June 23rd, 2017 in Blog.

June Early in the morning, the rain-spattered leaves wave in the breeze, And the low whistle of the morning wind, provides a background, As I rise to face the day Darkness still lingers on, and rain just pitter–patters down, Summer is here, Exams are over, and the students, are out of school, to enjoy the […]



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