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'It's about helping others in my brother's memory'- Dublin star Philly McMahon on new drug addiction charity.

. Tom Rooney. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/25878 Public 27 July 2016 News National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1469684942 25878 No SUBSTANCE MISUSE;HEALTH ...

'It's nice to see someone coming in': Exploring the Social Objectives of Meals-on-Wheels

O'DWYER, CIARA MARY; TIMONEN, VIRPI; Social Studies; Despite the fact that meals-on-wheels have both nutritional and social aspects, there is a paucity of research on the social objectives of the service. This article set out to develop our under ...

'Keep Warm' packs help some of Northern Ireland's most vulnerable

Vulnerable people from across Northern Ireland will receive protective clothing to help them keep warm this winter, through the Public Health Agency's (PHA) 'Keep Warm' scheme.The scheme aims to provide support for those most at risk who ar ...

'Keep Warm' packs to help homeless people

This Homelessness Awareness Week (28 November Â- 5 December) the Public Health Agency (PHA) has teamed up with Council for the Homeless in Northern Ireland (CHNI) to provide Â'Keep WarmÂ' packs to rough sleepers.The packs, which are made up of i ...

'Keep Warm' packs to help rough sleepers

Rough sleepers across Belfast are receiving special packs to help them stay warm and dry, through the Public Health Agency's (PHA) 'Keep Warm' scheme.Clothing and other protective items are being distributed to organisations working directl ...

'Ladies who lunch' get medical implants to beat cravings for wine.

. Niamh Horan. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/25404 Public 18 April 2016 News National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1460962691 25404 No HEALTH;ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION;SUBSTANCE MISUSE ...

'Language is the eye of society': Edmund Burke on the origins of the polite and the civil

Language is the eye of society, without it we could very ill signify our wants for our own relief, and by no means could communicate our knowledge, for the amusement or amendment of our fellow creatures; and therefore without it the comforts and delights ...

'Learning the "encynicals"': the Catholic Workers' College Dublin 1951-1965

The Catholic Workers? College founded in 1951 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in Dublin remains an interesting case of Irish adult and trades union education as the College, society and education changed between the 1950s and 1990s. This paper presents ...

'Learning the basics of how to live': ex-prisoners' accounts of doing desistance.

In recent years desistance has come to be understood as a life-course process, and has in some instances been compared to the journey out of addiction: a process of recovery. Importantly, desistance is not conceived of as a definitive point in time whereb ...

'Legal highs' are causing concern.

Balymena shopkeepers were given a potentially life-saving briefing on the dangers of volatile substance abuse and misuse of legal highs at an information seminar in the Braid Centre last week. The event, "Volatile Substance Abuse and Legal Highs- Wha ...

'Let's Look at it Objectively': Why Phenomenology Cannot Be Naturalized

In recent years there have been attempts to integrate first-person phenomenology into naturalistic science. Traditionally, however, Husserlian phenomenology has been resolutely anti-naturalist. Husserl identified naturalism as the dominant tendency of twe ...

'Letting go of control' to embrace open source: implications for company and community

Shaikh, Maha; Cornford, Tony; information technology; open source software; staff recruitment; productive software processes; services sector; It is increasingly understood across the information technology and services sector that engagement with the ope ...

'Lifeline Recovery' Life Skills Programme for Rehabilatating Men

A Level 3 FETAC assessment manual developed alongside a structured culinary life skills programme. Designed to accredit candidates an award for successfully learning to cook nutritious food self sufficiently in a domestic environment. Dublin Institute of ...

'Living Matters, Dying Matters: Where matters- Transforming Palliative Care' workshop

Improving palliative care services for everyone living with advanced progressive illnesses in Northern Ireland was in the spotlight  at a workshop today funded by the Public Health Agency.Representatives from primary and  secondary care, out of hours, uns ...

'Living the curriculum': Integrating sport education into a physical education teacher education programme

This study recognizes the paucity of research regarding how pre-service teachers learn to use Sport Education (SE) in their Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE) programmes (Stran and Curtner-Smith, 2010). The study provides an opportunity in PETE w ...

'Loosely-coupled' consistency between agent-oriented conceptual models and Z specifications

Krishna, Aneesh; Ghose, Aditya K.; Vilkomir, Sergiy A.; agent-oriented conceptual modelling; Agent-oriented conceptual modelling (AOCM) is a relatively new technique that offers significant benefits in the modelling and development of complex computer sys ...

'Lots Done, More To Do': the Current State of Agile Systems Development Research

'Lots Done, More To Do': the Current State of Agile Systems Development Research PeerReviewed NUIGPeerReviewed 2009 Journal article application/pdf Abrahamsson, P., K. Conboy and X. Wang (2009): "'Lots Done, More To Do': the Curre ...

'LUCAS': the library assistant robot, implementation and localisation

In modern ageing society, robots are been designed to play an increasing role in the lives of elderly people This paper describes a mobile robotic assistant, named ‘LUCAS’, Limerick University Computerised Assistive System, that is currently being develop ...

'Lynchpin' reactivates.

GardaÃf­ present the latest crime figures. Irish Independent GardaÃf­ present the latest crime figures. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/21162 Public 31 December 2013 News National Documentation Centre on Drug Use No 4676 0 1388506603 21162 No SUBSTANCE MI ...

'Major tragedy' prevented at Odyssey Hardwell gig by health workers treating 'drink and drug' casualties.

Dozens of young people required treatment earlier this month Belfast Telegraph Dozens of young people required treatment earlier this month http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/21414 Public 17 February 2014 News National Documentation Centre on Drug Use No 4676 ...

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