Meet The Team

Deirdre Grant (Chief Executive Officer)

Patricia Pugh (Head of Services)

Mairead Mangan (Head of Fundraising)

Linda Houlihan (Centre Co-ordinator, South Circular Road)



Yvonne Kelly (Centre Co-ordinator, Eccles Street)

Jessica Sheehan (Fundraising Executive)

Jane (Senior Services Coordinator)

Janice Hutchinson (Finance Manager)


Board of Directors

Barbara Cosgrave (Co-Founder)

George Kerwin (Co-Founder)

Pat Kenny (Chairman)

Conor Brady

Patrick Cafferky

Dr Vincent Carroll 

Eamonn de Loughry

Dr Cliona Grant 

Michael Lyons

Kevin McLaughlin

Orla McMahon

Sarah Murphy 

Deirdre Murray

Simon O'Flaherty

"The reflexology was a great comfort and I really enjoyed the hours for myself in trying times."

Angela - ARC client

"I'm back at work, going running and taking a bit more time for myself. I am just getting on with life."

Gemma - ARC client

"Cancer touches everyone's life and volunteering with ARC creates a positive mindset from which many things are possible."

Edel O'Leary - Head of Marketing, Ulster Bank Ireland Ltd

"ARC supported me and my partner in my hour of need. I now just want to give something back."

Elizabeth - ARC volunteer

"To everyone at ARC - for being the essence of human kindness and compassion; for giving me a sense of sanity in a world that had fallen apart."

Mary - Counselling

"ARC is such a very special, beautiful place and a joy to enter every time. It is a privilege to be met by such wonderful and committed people...this dedication and support and love is not, or could ever be, taken for granted."

Geraldine - Relaxation and Visualisation