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Accepting the Tipperary Person of the Year Award at the Annual Dinner of the Tipperary Association in Dublin tonight Friday, April 23, 2004 ALICE LEAHY, the Co-Founder and Director of TRUST – the social and health service for people who are homeless – used the occasion to highlight the dangers in relying on private companies to provide services more...

05 Apr

Alice Leahy named Tipperary Person of the Year

Posted by TRUST 05 Apr 04 Categories: News and Press, Press Releases

Jarlath Daly, President of the Tipperary Association Dublin presenting the Tipperay Person of the Year Award to Alice Leahy, Director and Co-founder of TRUST. ALICE LEAHY from Fethard and a committed champion on behalf of people who are homeless was today Monday, April 5th named Tipperary Person of the Year. The award will be formally presented at more...

Alice Leahy accepted an invitation from the Soroptomists International to speak in Rotherham, Yorkshire on March 23rd where she worked in the early Seventies. Alice also promoted TRUST’s latest book “With Trust in Place – Writing from the outside” at a signing in Waterstones in Sheffield during her brief visit. Picture shows more...

Text of Letter from ALICE LEAHY which appeared in THE IRISH TIMES on Tuesday, March 23, 2004 Re: Peamount Hospital Dear Madam The apparent downgrading of Peamount Hospital as the only national referral centre for tuberculosis is incomprehensible at a time when the disease is beginning to prove resistant to the treatments available. Over the years we more...