Milly Tuomey

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“It’s glaringly obvious to us that Milly was set adrift, as were we.” Above, Fiona and Tim Tuomey. Photograph: Tom Honan

The taxi driver dropping me off to a house in south Dublin during Christmas week inquires if I am going to a party: that he has already brought severa(...)

Fiona and Tim Tuomey are continuing to campaign for the establishment of an independent Suicide Prevention Authority. Photograph: Tom Honan.

Eleven-year-old Milly Tuomey said she often could not get her mind off the thought “of killing myself” when responding to a Health Service Executive q(...)

Minister for health Simon Harris and Minister of State with special responsibility for Mental Health Jim Daly at the launch of the National Youth Mental Health Task Force Report. Photograph: Maxwell photography

There is no need for a new national suicide authority, Minister of State for Mental Health Jim Daly has said. Responding to a call by the parents of (...)

Milly Tuomey (11) from Templeogue, Dublin, who died by suicide on January 4th last year.

The parents of an 11-year-old girl from south Dublin who died by suicide last year have said they were not aware of the signs to look out for at the t(...)

Róisín Shortall said it was essential that a GP can refer a young person on to psychological services and counselling services at an early stage rather than referring the person to a waiting list.

The Government is being urged to accelerate the recruitment of additional community child psychologists with figures showing 2,500 young people are wa(...)

Milly Tuomey (11) from Templeogue, Dublin, who died by suicide on  January 4th last year.

The tragedy of Milly Tuomey’s death by suicide, at the age of 11, disturbed all of us, especially anyone who cares for young people. Something about h(...)


The mother of Milly Tuomey, an 11-year-old girl who took her own life weeks after posting a message on Instagram that she was unhappy with her appeara(...)