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The plan by the Homeless Agency, as reported at the weekend, that it is to spend several thousand euro on a competition to find a work of art for its headquarters must be dropped immediately and Dublin City Council, its parent organisation, should take steps to reform that body as it is clearly out of touch with what is happening on the ground. In TRUST more...

Alice Leahy also presented with the Passion for the World Around Us Award By Mayor of Clonmel Dennis Dunne. Local businesses can play a real and creative role in helping the most marginalised in Irish society – Alice Leahy , Director & Co-Founder of TRUST Addressing the Clonmel Chamber of Commerce At a time when it is becoming harder than more...

15 Oct

Submission to the Lord Mayor’s Commission on Crime

Posted by TRUST 15 Oct 04 Categories: News and Press

Introduction/Background 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 marginalized citizens. more...

“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...