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Donors' Charter - Our Promises to You Featured

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As a charity seeking donations from the public we, Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland, aim to comply with the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising

Our pledge is to treat all our donors with respect, honesty and openness.  We commit to being accountable and transparent so that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland, and we promise we will effectively apply your gifts to us for their intended purposes.

We commit that you, our donors and prospective donors, will:

  • Be informed of the organisation’s mission, and of the way the organisation intends to use donated resources.
  • Be informed of the identity of those serving on the organisation’s governing board, and that the board will exercise prudent judgement in its stewardship responsibilities.
  • Have access to the organisation’s most recent financial statements.
  • Be assured your gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were given.
  • Receive appropriate acknowledgement and recognition.
  • Be assured that information about your donation is handled with respect and with confidentiality to the extent provided by law.
  • Expect that all relationships with individuals representing the charity will be dealt with professionally.
  • Be informed whether those seeking donations are volunteers, employees of the organisation or hired third party agents.
  • Have easily available the agreed procedures for making and responding to complaints.
  • Have the opportunity for any names to be deleted from mailing lists and to be informed if the organisation intends to share the mailing lists with third parties.
  • Receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers to questions you might have of the organisation.

If you have any feedback about our Donor Charter, positive or negative, please contact us so we can assist you as quickly as possible.You can complete our online Feedback form HERE

 

How to contact Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland

You can contact us by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call our Administration Team on 021 242 7173. Our offices are open from Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm.

If you prefer, you can write directly to our Chief Executive:

Tony Philpott
Chief Executive
Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland
Atrium Business Centre, Blackpool Retail Park, Blackpool, Cork City
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Warning Signs

Warning signs may include but are not limited to:
Withdrawing from family and friends
Having difficulty concentrating and thinking clearly
Sleeping too much or too little
Feeling tired most of the time
Gaining or losing a significant amount of weight
Talking about feeling hopeless or guilty
Talking about suicide or death
Self-destructive behaviour like drinking too much or abusing drugs
Losing interest in favourite things or activities
Giving away prized possessions
Mood swings
IMPORTANT
If a friend mentions suicide, take it seriously. If they have expressed an immediate plan, or have access to prescription medication or other potentially deadly means, do not leave them alone. Get help immediately.

Helplines

The Samaritans116 123
Pieta House1800 247 247
Aware1890 30 33 02
ISPCC Childline1800 66 66 66
Teen-Line Ireland1800 83 36 34

Contact Us

Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland (RCN20070670)
59 High Street
Killarney
Co Kerry V93 N977
Tel 021 - 242 7173
Email admin@yspi.eu