Parenting & Family Support Services

#hereforyou campaign raises awareness of bereavement supports

A 10-week online information campaign has been launched with the aim of profiling and raising awareness of bereavement supports and services  available to people living in Kildare and West Wicklow. The campaign is funded by the HSE under Connecting for Life Kildare and West Wicklow...

Anam Cara Mayo and Galway Parent Evening

Message from Anam Cara, who support parents after berevaement: Considering the current situation we will be continuing on with our online supports in the coming months. Our January meeting for Galway and Mayo will take place on Monday 18th January at 7pm. This meeting will be hosted by...

Anam Cara Mayo and Galway Parent Evening

As we come to the end of what has been the most unusual year we would like to thank you for supporting Anam Cara. We hope that by staying in contact and by moving our supports online we have helped many bereaved parents in what is the...

Mental Health Support Services in Co. Roscommon

If you are going through a difficult time related to your mental health or if you know someone in that situation, you are not alone. Here you can find all kinds of Guidelines for Mental Health Support Services in Co. Roscommon. ...

Community Based Family Support Service

Le Chéile Community & Family Resource centre are pleased to welcome Leah Owens the new Community Based Family Support Project Worker for Erris. Lia will also be based in the Irish Wheelchair Association in Logmore, Belmullet, full-time. Family support is a voluntary service and is available...

Creative Connections: Jacinta’s Smile

About Jacinta’s Smile Jacinta’s Smile is a sibling bereavement organisation that aims to provide supports to children (ages 7 – 17) and young adults (ages 18 – 25) who have experienced the loss of a sibling. The founders have lost three siblings themselves and are acutely...

Annual drug and alcohol awareness week goes ahead online

OVER 20 online events will take place when the annual Western Region Drug and Alcohol Awareness Week goes ahead online from November 16th to 20th despite COVID-19 restrictions. The schedule for the virtual week includes lunchtime winter wellness events, self-care and coping workshops, a webinar about...

Child and Youth Mental Health Counselling Services in Co. Mayo

Young people are the future, so our greatest concern is their physical and mental well-being. In the following document you can find the information you need to help yourself or someone who may experience challenges with their mental health. https://bit.ly/2ItBtDp...

Ways of Supporting our LGBTI+ Community

You are invited to a Webinar: Ways of Supporting our LGBTI+ Community which will be held on Monday, November 16th from 11am to 12.30pm. The aim of the Webinar is to bring together services and members of the public to create awareness of recent findings and services...

Bealach Nua employs four family peer supporters

Bealach Nua is a Family Peer Support Service available to anyone who has a family member attending the Adult Mental Health Services. It offers families of people with mental health difficulties an opportunity to meet with a family peer supporter who has lived experience of caring...

2020 Bronntanas Appeal supports Mayo familes

An important message from Bronntannas as Christmas looms:   Once again we are appealing to your generosity to help with our 2020 Bronntanas Appeal.  Bronntanas is a scheme that was set up over 10 years ago by a group of friends who felt that there were families...