Seán O’Keeffe (R), who died last year, pictured with his brothers Bob (L) and Brian (C).

A young Dublin man who died a year ago next week, while suffering with chronic addiction and mental illness, could be alive if health services had had(...)

Sinead Browne at her home in Dundalk where her son took his own life last month. Photograph: James Forde.

A Dundalk mother, whose only child took his own life last month, wants to know why her son was sent home from Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, (...)

A vigil outside the Dáil on Friday for Dara Quigley. Pictured is her friend Dolly Murphy with her painted impression of Dara. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The office of the Data Protection Commissioner has said it is examining the leaking of Garda footage of the late journalist and blogger Dara Quigley. (...)

  Minister for State  for Mental Health Kathleen Lynch: acknowledged that treatment for people with   a dual diagnosis needed to address both issues  and almost 170 specialists were to be appointed to tackle gaps in provision.   Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The tragic death of a young Dubliner with mental health and addiction issues has prompted calls for changes in how the health system deals with such (...)