Saint Brigid’s Crosses

Turas Le Cheile Volunteers spend a few fun evenings making Saint Brigid’s crosses in the cold dark evenings of late January.   The fantastic team managed to make more than 750 crosses which were made available to people along with information on the services provided by TLC after masses [...]

Living with Loss.

Living with loss public information evening on bereavement.   On the 2nd of November 2017, the guest speaker was Laura Kennedy with the Irish times. She spoke about the death of her mother and how she was working through the grief. The evening also aims to provide information about [...]

Straffan Football Club

  Straffan village turned out in force during the Christmas period to support Turas le Cheile.   The GAA club triumphed over their soccer clubs over 35 team in a high scoring game. Former Kildare intercounty player Rob Kelly showing the way with two goals and two points to his name. [...]

Monica’s Story

We asked long time Turas Le Cheile volunteer Monica to tell us her thoughts on the work we do, what being a volunteer entails and why she got involved in the first place … “As I motored from my home in Celbridge recently on my way to the Whitestown House in Kilcock to meet a […]

We are here to support you at this time of year.

When we are bereaved facing a single day can seem like a challenge, so it is understandable if facing a whole year can seem overwhelming. We need to be gentle with ourselves; here are a few ideas that can help: Get enough physical and mental rest Replace negative thoughts with positive [...]