Bishop Clifford: The spirit of voluntarism that has inspired the work of Cura over the years is strong and effective as ever.
“If I could share one piece of advice with somebody who is experiencing an unplanned pregnancy it is that they are not alone. Never be afraid to pick up the phone or log onto the Cura website” – Catherine Kelly Crisis pregnancy support services agency Cura revealed a brand new look at its 35th annual […]
PRESS RELEASE 2 April 2011 Bishop Gerard Clifford addresses 34th annual Cura conference in Athlone “People [nowadays] … are independent, vocal and confident. However, this does not mean that if a crisis occurs in their life – such as an unplanned pregnancy – it is any easier to manage today than it would have been in […]
Irish Bishops’ Conference Department of Pastoral Care: national cooperation, supporting pastoral relatedness The Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference (ICBC) work collaboratively on issues which arise for the Church and society and this work includes five departments, one of which is the Department of Pastoral Care whose commissions, agencies and initiatives include Cura, Migrants/Prisoners at Home and […]
PRESS RELEASE 27 March 2010 Homily of Bishop John Fleming, President of Cura, at Mass to mark the conclusion of the Cura Annual Conference 2010 Adoption has a very long tradition. It was practiced in ancient times and is rich in meaning, especially in Scripture, in both the Old and the New Testament. When St […]
An information video about CURA’s services produced by the HSE
PRESS RELEASE 24 March 2010 CURA Annual Conference Saturday 27 March 2010 This year CURA’s Annual Conference will be a training event for 180 of its volunteer counsellors.You or a representative are invited to attend on Saturday, 27 March, between 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm. Date and time: 1:00pm on Saturday 27 March Venue: Sheraton […]
Cura’s national conference 2010 takes place on 26 and 27 March in Athlone addressing: ‘Adoption as an option in crisis pregnancy counselling'; and ‘The role of the father in crisis pregnancy counselling’. More information and video here.
Bishop John Fleming, President of CURA, was among speakers at CURA’s national conference, attended by 200 delegates. The theme was “Volunteering in Our Times”, with the keynote address by Fr Harry Bohan.
PRESS RELEASE 21 February 2009 Opening address by Bishop John Fleming at the 32nd Cura annual conference I welcome the opportunity to address you at the beginning of our annual Conference and I am delighted to have the chance to spend some time with you. In particular I would like to extend to you my […]