News

November 2, 2018

Commended at the Irish Healthcare Awards 2018

On Wednesday 17th October members of our team travelled to Dublin for the Irish Healthcare Awards 2018, held at The Clayton Hotel in Burlington Road, Dublin. Shortlisted under the ‘Patient Organisation Project of the Year’ category, we were delighted to receive a ‘Commended’ for our ABLE training programme. Hosted by Irish Medical Times and its […]

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October 26, 2018

A Narrative of Hope at our Resilience Event

Our ‘Resilience’ event at Nano Nagle Place on Wednesday 24th October was a resounding success, with front-line practitioners from health, education, social, youth and community sectors attending. We were delighted to welcome Deputy Lord Mayor, Cllr. Thomas Moloney, along with our guest speaker, Dr Nicola O’Sullivan and panellists, Martin O’Connor and Áine Cahill. The event […]

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October 19, 2018

Maeve Invited to speak at the Royal College of Physicians’ annual St Luke’s Symposium in Dublin

Dr Maeve Hurley, our founder and CEO, was invited to speak at the Royal College of Physicians’ annual St Luke’s Symposium in Dublin on Friday 19th October. Under the title, ‘Attuned and Present -The value of adopting a relational approach in practice’, she shared insight into how practitioners can establish boundaries, manage time and attend […]

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October 12, 2018

Ben Attends the Launch of For Purpose’s Not-For-Profit Graduate Programme

Our graduate marketing assistant, Ben, had the great pleasure of attending the official launch of the For Purpose Not-for-Profit Graduate Programme at the gradireland Graduate Careers Fair 2018. To mark the launch, For Purpose spent the day at the RDS talking to students and graduates about the programme. For Purpose was received positively by every […]

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October 1, 2018

Ag Eisteacht is shortlisted for Irish Healthcare Awards 2018

We are delighted to report that we have been named a finalist in the Irish Healthcare Awards 2018. We have been shortlisted with three other organisations under the ‘Patient Organisation Project of the Year’ category for our training programme, ABLE (Adopt a relational approach, Build, Listen and Empower) which helps frontline workers to listen actively […]

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Upcoming Courses

ABLE | Cork | May 14th, 28th & 29th 

Northridge House, Castle Road, Blackrock, Co. Cork

Early Bird Ends April 16th 2019

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