Aware (voluntary organisation)

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Aware
Formation 1985
Legal status Non-profit organization
Purpose Support organisation for depression
Location
Region served
Ireland
Leader Geraldine Clare, CEO
Website www.aware.ie

Aware is a voluntary organisation based in Ireland which aims to assist people affected by depression. Its CEO is Geraldine Clare.

Foundation[edit]

It was founded in 1985 by a group of patients, relatives and health professionals.[1]

Services[edit]

  • Support groups for sufferers and relatives of those who suffer from depression.
  • A 365-day-a-year telephone helpline.
  • Awareness Programmes, Information on depressive disorders
  • Information talks, seminars and public lectures.
  • A quarterly magazine.[2]

Fundraising Activities[edit]

Aware conducts numerous fundraising events every year.

References[edit]

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