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Workshop on social prescribing and how it can boost wellbeing

Do you work with clients who are looking to make new connections and try new activities in the community to improve their health and wellbeing? If so then you won't want to miss the online workshop on social prescribing that will be hosted by Flourish...

Logon details for Minding Mothers: Minding Babies webinar

When: May 5, 2021 10AM (Irish time) Topic: Minding Mother: Minding Babies Webinar Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86326449361?pwd=UEFNYVNrdGRiL0hPYmNrSTA5MXZmUT09 Passcode: 239557 Or One tap mobile : US: +19294362866,,86326449361#,,,,*239557# or +13017158592,,86326449361#,,,,*239557# Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location): US: +1 929 436 2866 or +1...

Ballaghaderreen Common Sense Parenting course via Zoom

Parents are invited to take part in a 6 week Common Sense Parenting Programme, via Zoom, conducted by Ballaghaderreen Family Resource Centre, starting on May 4th, 2021. The course is open to parents of children aged 0-6 years. Please contact 086 6048560 for further information.   More on Children...

Minding Mothers: Minding Babies Webinar

You can register below By the way, even if you can't make the webinar live, it will be available for public view on the West Be Well Facebook page LIVE & IMMEDIATELY AFTERWARDS (archive). If you register for the webinar, even though you can't attend,...

Webinar promotes epilepsy awareness in school communities

You are invited to attend the following webinar with Agnes Mooney, Community Resource Officer with Epilepsy Ireland Title: Epilepsy Awareness for School Communities Date: May 5th Time: 7pm – 8pm Fee:  FREE Agnes will speak about epilepsy related issues in school, including Types of seizures First aid Triggers and Activities  How to handle...

Short film raises awareness about suicide in the Traveller community

During this year's First Fortnight Mental Health Art & Culture Festival, a short film called "It Doesn't Matter" formed part of the Empowered Voices event. Funded by the National Office for Suicide Prevention in collaboration with HSE Mental Health Services, Exchange House Ireland, Turn2Me and featuring members of the Traveller community...

Webinar – Compassionate Support for Anxious Children & Teenagers

Join us for a live Zoom event with Dr. Malie Coyne, Clinical Psychologist and Author, where she will share her personal and professional insights on how to help an anxious child or teenager using her bespoke SAFE Chain of Resilience from her bestselling book "Love...

Support meeting for bereaved parents

Anam Cara, who support parents after bereavement, have been holding their parent-support meetings online and they will continue to do so until it is safe to return to their face-to-face meetings. Their online meetings are still the same safe and comfortable space in which to meet...

Launch of the Healthy Mayo Strategic Plan (2020 – 2023)

From Healthy Mayo: We are pleased to invite you to the virtual launch of the Healthy Mayo Strategic Plan (2020 – 2023). The launch will take place on Thursday 15th April at 2pm and will be available to view on https://www.facebook.com/MayoDotIE We are delighted to have Minister of State for...

Research study on impact of COVID-19 on wellbeing of teenagers

A team of psychologists at NUI, Galway & Trinity College Dublin are running a research study on the impact of COVID-19 on the wellbeing of teenagers. They are keen to spread the word to parents and teenagers and to get young people involved. Details here: More on Children...

Armchair Azure Tours in Mayo

Mayo County Council Arts Service in partnership with local arts venues is delighted to announce Armchair Azure, a new series of free Dementia Inclusive Friendly virtual visual art tours. For those living with dementia, the virtual visual art tours are an accessible way of engaging with...

Why Men’s Health? webinar

You are invited to the first in a series of webinars focused on Engaging Men. The Why Men’s Health? webinar takes place on Thursday, April 29, from 12.00 – 13.00 and registration is here. HSE Health and Wellbeing, together with the Men’s Health Forum in Ireland, the Men’s Development Network...