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IHF Welcomes Publication of the Dying and Death in Ireland Report

death and dying

We, Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF), welcome the publication of the ‘Dying and Death in Ireland: what do we routinely measure, how can we improve?’ report. The report contains findings from a study conducted by researchers in Trinity College Dublin about how and where people died in Ireland between 2013 and 2018. It also reports on the type and quality […]

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IHF welcomes Special Oireachtas Committee to examine the issue of assisted dying

IHF Statement

Friday 19th November 2021   Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF) welcomes the announcement that a Special Oireachtas Committee will be established in early 2022 to examine the issue of assisted dying.  The formation of the Special Committee was recommended earlier this year by the Oireachtas Justice Committee.  In July the Justice Committee found that Dying with Dignity Bill […]

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Our IHF Heroes have returned!

marathon des sables nov 2021

Our incredible supporters and IHF Heroes Hugh Morgan and Paddy Hamilton have truly gone the extra mile in support of the work of IHF. In October they took on the toughest footrace on earth, Marathon Des Sables. In the audio file below, they talk about their gruelling experience in the searing desert temperatures. We can’t […]

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Our Christmas Shop is Open


This year, we are delighted to offer you this beautiful and thoughtful gift available through our shop. The Remember Me Holly Tree, in partnership with Irish Memorial Trees, allows you to plant and dedicate a tree to someone you have lost this Christmas. Our magical reindeer food is also on sale in our online shop. […]

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