The Humanist Association of Ireland

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About humanism in Ireland

The Humanist Association of Ireland is a community of people who believe in humanist principles and aspire to a fair, balanced, ethical and responsible secular society.

The HAI advocates for the equal treatment of people of no religion by the State and provides a forum for people to meet, share experiences and develop their humanist ideals in an informal, friendly, and inclusive environment.


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The Doula

These days, there is the emergence of a new health professional, a different type of doula rather than the birth companions, who provides end of life care in a manner akin to birth doulas. They have many names; death doulas, doulas for the dying, end of life doulas, death midwives or spiritual midwives. Their role is to…

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