Monday April 06, 2015
Mary Redmond, founder of the Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF), has died aged 64.
Thursday January 29, 2015
The HSE has said Minister for Health Leo Varadkar is prepared to accept the Magheramore site near Brittas Bay for the planned new Wicklow Hospice, subject to certain conditions being met.
Monday January 26, 2015
The Wicklow Hospice Foundation has received planning permission for its 15-bed hospice at Magheramore, overlooking the sea near Brittas Bay.
Sunday January 11, 2015
Archbishop Eamon Martin has said that Stormont has excluded pro-life arguments in its consultation on abortion law changes.
Monday December 08, 2014
Dublin Zoo has paid €5,000 to charities and has been spared a criminal conviction for an incident in which a two-year-old girl was mauled by a Brazilian tapir.
Thursday October 30, 2014
Disability support group Rehab has announced the appointment of a new chief executive, who will take up the post with the charity on 1 January next year.
Tuesday October 14, 2014
Dublin Zoo has pleaded guilty to breaching health and safety regulations after a two-year-old girl was mauled by a Brazilian tapir which suddenly went on the attack.
Saturday October 04, 2014
Over 10,000 cyclists who took part in the annual Ring of Kerry cycle in July have raised more than €1.5m for charity.
Friday October 03, 2014
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said he will bring forward proposals to the Cabinet to reform the discretionary medical card system based on the unpublished report by Professor Frank Keane.
Monday August 25, 2014
More than 120 health workers have died of Ebola across west Africa, the World Health Organization said tonight.