Our record breaking best ever Country & Irish Tea Dance took place Wednesday afternoon at Immaculate Heart Hall and boy what an afternoon it was with music, line-dancing, John Wayne and even our very own Leeds Irish Dolly Parton!
It’s OK to talk… World Suicide Prevention Day. The most recent statistics reveal that in Ireland approximately 80% of all deaths by suicide are male.
Did you hear the one about the Irishman? You probably heard the tasteless joke and you may have laughed or you may have cringed. But did you know that the older Irish community in Britain face all the challenges older people face as well as the discrimination their peers face from Black and Minority (BME) groups?
Leeds Irish Health & Homes and His Excellency the Ambassador of Ireland, Adrian O’Neill proudly present our first Annual Fundraising Dinner Dance for dementia at Leeds Irish Centre on Saturday 6th October 2018. Get your tickets here
Today I witnessed Care, Culture and Community in action
Minister Ciaran Cannon TD, Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development
J spent some time in the office this afternoon. He talked about a lot of things including the time that one of our volunteers came to visit him on Christmas Day. he said ‘just seeing her smiling face meant so much to me’. Such a heart-warming sentiment that highlights the impact our service can have