North Dublin Befriending Service

Archive for June, 2015

Befrienders Dublin in the mini-marathon, June 2015

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

On Monday June 1st 2015,  Our Glorious Leader Ann & several of our members & volunteers took part in the annual women’s mini-marathon to raise funds for Befrienders Dublin. The weather was dreadful, the going was pretty tough, but in the end our brave runners crossed the finish line in (soggy) style. Thanks to our […]

Depression as a barrier to employment

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

‘The problem is not that the unemployed are ‘allergic to work’. The problem is that there are too few decent jobs are being created, forcing people into long-term unemployment or emigration. The problem is that there is no inclusive recovery – and no amount of Ministerial slurs can mask that fact.’ Jimmy Kelly UNITE union. […]