Steering group

The artist Marie Brett formed a steering group made up of specialists in the area of arts, maternity care, arts and health, bereavement and loss, community development, social health and counseling, and the arts/crafts community

Anna Maria Verling CUMH Bereavement & Loss Midwife

Audrey Moran CUMH A/Director of Midwifery

Bernice Jones Participant / Ballyphehane/Togher Art+Craft Initiative

Edelle Nolan CUH Arts Coordinator

Julie Murphy HSE Cork Arts + Health Programme

Mary Mangan The Social & Health Education Project

Nancy Falvey Ballyphehane/Togher Art+Craft Initiative

Pat McCarthy Coiscéim Counseling, The Social & Health Education Project


Ann O’Connor Arts & Health advisor to The Arts Council of Ireland


Nuala Burke of Coiscéim Counseling, The Social and Health Education Project, provided counseling to the Amulet project