TV3 Appearance

Ireland AM played host to Dan the Man and Maura from Sunbeam. They were invited on to talk all about voting and the election in relation to the disability sector. And also about the voting video which Dan helped to make with Sunbeam Media. As you can see from the first photo, Dan looked rather nervous before going on…..not! Both …

Astellas Achievement

The Astellas Changing Tomorrow Awards took place recently. Sunbeam House was the only Disability Service to be short-listed for an award and the only company to be nominated twice! Pictured is Lyn Kirby and her team from Hall Lodge who won in their category. Also pictured is Jerry Buckley and his team from Connect Employment who came second in theirs. …

Matthew’s success story with Weightwatchers

My success story I began going to Weight Watchers classes on Thursdays in the early evening @5.15pm. I began going about two or more years ago. My friend Donna helped me out and suggested for me to go. I wanted to lose weight and stay healthy. I wanted to lose 161/2 pounds. I wanted to do this myself. I feel …

‘Friends In Deed’ on Newstalk Radio

Some members of Friends In Deed will be featured on a radio show called ‘The Global Village’ on Newstalk 106FM. It’s a great way to get our message to the masses. It will be on air at 7pm on Saturday evening, January 22nd. Be sure to check it out.

Poem – ‘My Valentines dream’ by Stevie Browne

Two poems in one day! Stevie must have been inspired by Patrick’s poem in the earlier post. This is another Valentine’s themed effort. A talented bunch in Sunbeam. My Valentines dream by Stevie Browne My dream is to see a lovers dream come true With you and me With the sun shining bright The moon full at night Romantic music …

Friends In Deed – Call for Volunteers

Happy new year to you all! Friends In Deed, as you may know, is a be-friending service run by Sunbeam. The idea is to match volunteers in the community with service-users from Sunbeam who have similar interests to become friends. There are over 80 volunteers to date but the more the merrier. So, if you have a new years resolution …