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Saol Project

Mission Statement
Saol is a community project focused on improving the lives of women affected by addiction and poverty

Vision Statement
Saol is working towards transforming the way in which Ireland responds to addiction and poverty.

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To see photos of our recent urban exhibition of 'Object Poverty, click here; for our recent exhibition launch in the School of Nursing, DCU, click here; for the exhibition in DCU library, click here.


Street Launch of 'Object Poverty


Exhibition Launch in the School of Nursing, DCU, 7th December, 2016

The SAOL Sisters getting things ready

Buttons hanging by a thread on the Christmas Tree

Ray explains all to Catriona Crowe

The ATD 4th World Group

The SAOL Sisters

Maurenn O'Sullivan, T.D. launches the exhibition

Catriona Crowe, Chairperson of SAOL

Brendan Fay, activist, calls for louder voices on matters of poverty and social isolation

Dr. Daire Keogh, Vice President of DCU

Anne Matthews, Head of School, SNHS

Gary Broderick, Director, SAOL Project

Dr. Denise Proudfoot introduces students to share their insights into the exhibition

Dr. Briege Casey explains how poverty is a core issue within health education and research.

Hitting the headlights! Object Poverty takes over the canteen.

The Exhibition moves to Glasnevin Library in DCU


At the entrance

Near to the photocopiers

At the cafe

It's a quiet zone, but you are allowed to whisper, 'Wow'!

Life saving equipment gathered together

The dreams of the struggling student - something warm to cuddle and a few shekels to spend on other essentials

Empty chairs, empty plates, empty dreams

Welcome to the Glasnevin Library ('soap' and 'roll-up' optional extras)

A Quiet Study of the Euro

An essential tool for library study

From out of the shadows leaps...Briege!

Christmas tree messages


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