April 2011

Frances interview with The RTE Guide.

A link below to a great interview Frances did recently with The RTE Guide.


Use facebook to raise money for RISE

We have signed up to mycharity.ie facebook fundraising. This means that if you are organising or participating in an event to raise money for RISE you can now use your own facebook page to help!


Public Lecture Series on Addiction

Toranfield House are hosting a series of Public Lectures covering various aspects of addiction. They start next Tuesday, May 3rd with a lecture on Alcohol Dependency in the Stillorgan Park Hotel, from 8pm to 9:30pm.
For further information visit www.toranfieldhouse.com

Register with RISE for the Womens Mini Marathon

The Flora Women's Mini Marathon takes place on Monday, 6th of June.

If you have registered online at www.florawomensminimarathon.ie then please register with RISE for your Mini Marathon pack and join Frances and the team for a bit of craic at the party afterwards!

Frances on RTE's The Daily Show

A link below to Frances on RTE's The Daily Show (Main interview starts at 0:33:45). She talks about our RISE book 'You Are Not Alone' and the important work being done to support families impacted by addiction.

To Donate Text FAMILIES TO 57080*

*To Donate to The RISE Foundation Text FAMILIES to 57080. Texts cost €2 and a minimum of €1.58 will be donated.

The SMS service provider is Return2Sender 01 679 0640. Terms and Conditions Apply: 18+ bill payer’s permission, text FAMILIES to 57080. Texts cost €2 per message received. A minimum of €1.58 (all proceeds with the exception of VAT at 21%) will be donated to The RISE Foundation. Donation line closes at midnight on 30th April 2011. Full T&Cs at www.therisefoundation.ie

Frances on The Late Late Late Show

A link below to Frances on Friday nights Late Late Show (interview starts at 1:03:45) where she talks about her work with The RISE Foundation. It also features Cathy, who bravely shares about the devastating impact addiction has had on her family.