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Rosabel’s Rooms- In partnership with the Irish Hospice Foundation

    Rosabel’s Rooms was established by parents Suzanne McClean and Gary Monroe in memory of their beloved daughter Rosabel Monroe, who died suddenly and unexpectedly in April 2017, aged sixteen months. Rosabel’s Rooms in collaboration with The Irish Hospice Foundation, was launched on the 5th January 2018, on what would have been Rosabel’s 2nd […]

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Cycle 2020: Join the Kimmages in Northern Italy

  Sports journalist and former professional cyclist Paul Kimmage is calling on cycling enthusiasts nationwide to join him and his daughter Evelyn on the 12th Cycle for Care in aid of the Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF) this June. The duo will lead the way across the stunning landscapes of Northern Italy from 28 June- 4 […]

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Rest in peace, Marian.

[ngg src=”galleries” ids=”9″ display=”basic_thumbnail”]Friday 3 January 2020 Marian Finucane was a powerful voice for the hospice movement in Ireland and also an incredible supporter of the work of the Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF). She was a Director of the Board of the IHF from 1996 until 2010. Marian was involved in so many projects with […]

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Two Nursing Home Ireland Awards for Sunhill Nursing Home

Sunhill Nursing Home in county Louth picked up two awards at the recent Nursing Home Ireland Care Awards. The CEOL team won the End-of-Life Care Award, sponsored by the Irish Hospice Foundation, while Pauline Conlon was named the Carer of the Year. CEOL at Sunhill Led by Siobhán Carroll, Clinical Nurse Manager, the multi-disciplinary CEOL […]

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IHF Statement on revised analysis of CSO place of death statistics

8 November 2019  Revised analysis of CSO place of death statistics further underlines need for co-ordinated end-of-life care support in all care settings The Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF) has today welcomed the publication of revised analysis of place of death by the Central Statistics Office (CSO)  which sees the place of death updated and re-categorised, […]

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Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week 2019

  Children experience the pain of loss of a death as intensely as adults but they will express it in different ways. Adults instinctively want to shield or protect children from death. No one can fix or reverse what has happened but as an adult you can do your best to help children through the […]

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Regional Hospital Mullingar Opens Newly refurbished Mortuary & Bereavement Suite

The newly refurbished mortuary and bereavement suite officially re-opened last Tuesday (22nd October 2019) at the Regional Hospital Mullingar, following a €287,000 refurbishment programme. The new facility includes a fully refurbished viewing room, a new bereavement suite with additional viewing area and a family room for patients and families at the hospital. The current Regional […]

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