News & Events

Public webinar: Managing families through challenging times

An online seminar about managing families through challenging times will be hosted by Bealach Nua on Wednesday morning, May 26 next. The Bealach Nua project is co-produced by Mental Health Ireland and the HSE. It provides (free non-waiting list) peer support to people who may be caring...

FREE online healthy food made easy programme

The Healthy Galway City initiative will launch a free six-week nutrition education programme on Tuesday, May 25 next. Healthy Galway City supports the implementation of Healthy Ireland at local level with the view of creating a city where everyone can enjoy physical and mental health and...

Pathways to Parenthood for the LGBTI+ Community

To mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 2021, The Family Resource Centres (FRC) Western Region LGBT+ Network is delighted to announce an informative and FREE online event called ‘Pathways to Parenthood for the LGBTI+ Community’. This event will take place on Monday, May 17...

Online workshops to promote mental health recovery

CAWT’s EU INTERREG VA Mental Health Innovation Recovery project are offering FREE online workshops during the month of May. CAWT (which stands for Cooperation and Working Together for Healthy Gain and Well Being in Border Areas) is a partnership that comprises the Health Service Executive (HSE),...

Government launches Healthy Ireland Strategic Action Plan 2021-25

The new #HealthyIreland Strategic Action Plan 2021-2025 was officially launched yesterday, May 11 by Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly TD and Minister of State for Public Health, Well Being and National Drugs Strategy Frank Feighan TD. This plan provides a clear roadmap of how we can...

Webinar on Roscommon Well Connected Social Prescribing Project

  The Roscommon Well Connected Social Prescribing Project will host a highly informative webinar tomorrow, Wednesday, May 12 at 1pm. Held in conjunction with Roscommon LEADER Partnership this event will run from 1-1.45pm. Social prescribing is a free, HSE service which helps to link you with community...

Mental Health Educate

Free online youth mental health resources for educators

A new website has just been launched to provide teachers and other educators with free access to a range of resources about young people's mental health. The site - www.mentalhealtheducate.ie - has been compiled by clinicians who are specialist in mental health issues affecting young people. They...

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...