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“New philosophy of caring needed in the management of the health and homeless services or real reform will not happen” Alice Leahy, Addressing TRUST Seminar, Royal College of Surgeons “Wasting time with people” is the way the current management philosophy of the various health, social and homeless services regards anything more...

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...