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When I first contacted Alice about coming into ‘Trust’ for a week, in my naivety or arrogance, I thought that over the past few years I had gained a fairly good understanding, of the work that went on in the basement of the Iveagh buildings: by the end of my first day my ignorance was palpable. On my first morning Alice set me the challenge more...

TRUST has been active in a front line capacity providing health and social services for people who are homeless on the streets of Dublin for the last 30 years. The observations and recommendations made as part of this submission have been informed directly by our hands on work with society’s most marginalised citizens. Main Observations: 1.Alcohol more...

At a time when it is becoming harder than ever to maintain an independent voice in defending the interests of those who find themselves homeless on the streets, ALICE LEAHY who comes from Annsgift, Fethard, said the tremendous support from her home area in Tipperary meant a great deal both to her and her colleagues in TRUST. Speaking at the presentation more...

11 Jun

Alice Leahy accepts Honorary Doctorate in UCD

Posted by TRUST 11 Jun 04 Categories: News and Press, Press Releases

There is no point in talking about “solutions” unless we make society more tolerant, more inclusive and more sensitive to the outsider Alice Leahy accepting Honorary Doctorate in UCD Dr Garret Fitgerald, Chancellor of the National University of Ireland presenting an Honorary Doctorate of Laws to Alice Leahy. ALICE LEAHY, Director and Co-Founder more...