Funding and Governance

Headline is funded by the National Office for Suicide Prevention in line with Connecting for Life – Ireland’s National Strategy to Reduce Suicide 2015-2020. It is an initiative of, and administered by Shine. Shine is governed by a Board of Directors elected by Shine’s membership.


Governance Code

Shine complies with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary, and Charitable Sector in Ireland.
External Auditors: Deloitte Chartered Accountants, Deloitte & Touche House, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2


How We Are Funded

Headline receives 100% of its funding from the Mental Health Division of the HSE through the National Office For Suicide Prevention.

How we spend our funding




Media Monitoring


Administration Costs




Support Costs


Media Events / Awards / Materials

Total budget for 2018 – €151,500