Upcoming Events

Anam Cara resumes face-to-face meetings for bereaved parents in Mayo

Anam Cara - the all-island support and information service for bereaved parents and families is resuming face-to-face meetings following more than a year and a half of Covid-19-related restrictions. Online meetings will continue however as Anam Cara believes it is important to afford parents the option...

Webinar: Championing LGBT older people

On Thursday, October 14 next a webinar entitled: "Championing LGBT Older People: An Invisible Population" will be hosted by Dún Laoghaire Rathown Co Council as part of Social Inclusion Awareness Week. The event is open to all, but is particularly focused on health and social care...

Inclusive employment event for Mayo Social Inclusion Week

Mayo Social Inclusion Week gets underway today, Monday, October 11. Organised by the Mayo Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) Social Inclusion and Community Development Working Group it is geared at highlighting the very positive work that the public and the community sectors do on a day-to-day...

Webinar discusses men’s mental health in the modern world

On Tuesday evening, October 12 next Mental Health Ireland will host a webinar focusing on men's mental health in a modern world. Broadcast at 7pm this online discussion, entitled "The Man I Am", will explore identity, experiences, challenges and perceptions from the perspective of a great...

Countdown underway to World Mental Health Day 2021

Sunday, October 10 next marks World Mental Health Day and the theme of the awareness event this year is "Mental Health Care For All: Let's Make It A Reality". This global event provides an opportunity to empower people to look after their own mental health and...

Unique theatre experience for babies in Ballaghaderreen

Ballaghaderreen Family Resources Centre will host a unique theatre adventure for babies on Tuesday, October 19 next. The "I AM BABA" production is a theatre adventure for babies created by internationally renowned theatre director Anna Newell (www.annanewell.co.uk) and composer David Goodall. Their shows for early years have...

FREE webinar will discuss youth participation and its impact in Ireland

The Mayo Tulsa Youth Advisory Committee will host a panel discussion on youth participation in Ireland today and the impact differing perceptions can have on Thursday, September 30 next. This event will take the form of a youth-led participation webinar that will run from 11.30am to...

Launch of the Safeguarding Children and Young People in Mayo Initiative

The formal launch of the Safeguarding Children and Young People in Mayo Initiative will be staged on Friday, October 1 next at 2:30pm. This initiative consists of a series of on-line workshops and resources designed to assist community and voluntary organisations across Mayo with different aspects...

Irish Traveller study features in global webinar on Covid-19

The Global Health Promotion journal will host the second in a two-part webinar exploring Health Promotion Perspectives on the Covid-19 pandemic on Wednesday, July 21 next at 5.30pm. The event has been coordinated to facilitate an introduction to the free access collection of original and inspiring...

Workshop explores pandemic’s impact on Galway Traveller community

The Covid-19 pandemic has starkly revealed the impact of key social determinants of health on the lives of the Traveller community. On Wednesday, July 7 next this will be explored in more depth in a fascinating learning and dialogue workshop that will be hosted online by...

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...

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...