24 hour support for mental health crisis now available locally

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17 February 2017 17:17:40 Latest Newry News, Newry Sport and Newry Business for Newry City

A home treatment service for people with a severe mental health crisis is now available across the Southern Health and Social Care Trust 24 hours a day – seven days a week. Around one in four people in Northern Ireland will experience problems with their mental health at some point in their lives. Having just Full article on 24 hour support for mental health crisis now available locally

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DEFRA moves on mental health

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Officials from the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs have agreed to take forward recommendations for a mental health strategy for the farming industry.

Vice All News Time09 April 2016 10:25:58


Concerns on farmers’ mental health

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The mind and body are the greatest assets a farmer can own - it is vital they are protected.

Vice All News Time27 February 2016 11:01:57


Treatment at home in times of mental health crisis

0.76047903 28 December 2015 15:36:24 Latest Newry News, Newry Sport and Newry Business for Newry City

A home treatment service in times of crisis is reducing the need for hospital admissions for people with mental health conditions living in the Southern Health and Social Care Trust area. Around one in four people in Northern Ireland will experience a mental health problem at some point in their lives. The festive season can

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New website to support people who use mental health services

0.6421126 04 November 2015 16:52:55 Latest Newry News, Newry Sport and Newry Business for Newry City

A new website has been launched to support people who use mental health services in the Southern Health and Social Care Trust area. Developed and designed by service users the website offers support and information for people with mental health challenges, their carers and also for professionals. As the official voice of service users in

Vice null Time04 November 2015 16:52:55


New website to support people who use mental health services

0.6337325 04 November 2015 14:12:09 Latest Newry News, Newry Sport and Newry Business for Newry City

A new website has been launched to support people who use mental health services in the Southern Health and Social Care Trust area. Developed and designed by service users – www.thementalhealthforum.co.uk offers support and information for people with mental health challenges, their carers and also for professionals. As the official voice of service users in

Vice null Time04 November 2015 14:12:09


Mental health at UL is a ‘mounting crisis’

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UP TO 1,000 students at the University of Limerick are expected to avail of counselling services this year, but students say a lack of funding is leaving counsellors struggling to cope with demand.

Vice All News Time27 July 2015 14:21:42


Govt urged to improve mental health supports

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The Mental Health Commission has called on the Government to ensure that necessary resources and support are available for mental health services. Publishing ...

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Drugs legalised.. for 24 hours

0.6337325 11 March 2015 20:04:10 Ireland News latest RSS headlines - Irish Sun.com

A Court of Appeal ruling yesterday morning struck down the law banning illegal highs. And as a result, the possession of drugs such as ecstasy, ketamine, benzodiazepines and new ...

Vice All News Time11 March 2015 20:04:10


‘Health crisis is a result of DUP support for Tory cuts’ – Brady

0.6152536 01 September 2014 16:41:49 Latest Newry News, Newry Sport and Newry Business for Newry City

Newry & Armagh Sinn Féin MLA Mickey Brady said that the crisis in the health service is a direct consequence of the Tory government systematically cutting funding for the health service. Speaking to Newry Times, Brady said, “The Tory cuts of billions of pounds for essential services have caused the crisis in the health service

Vice All News Time01 September 2014 16:41:49


Local Mental Heath Support Group Needs New Premises

0.5945206 26 August 2014 06:53:24 North County Leader

Local mental health support service, Jigsaw, based in Balbriggan, are looking for new premises. The group brings together community and statutory services to support the mental health and wellbeing of young people around the locality. Armin Krautgasser, Project Manager for Jigsaw North Fingal told the County Leader: “Three hundred young people have accessed direct mental health supports in Jigsaw’s Balbriggan Hub. A further 1,800 young people have participated in a mental health literacy awareness programme. Given this demand and need for the service, Jigsaw has already outgrown its existing premises in Balbriggan. In order to continue fulfilling this need the project urgently requires new Balbriggan town centre premises.” “In order to ensure maximum accessibility, we require a wheelchair accessible central location in Balbriggan,” he explained. “Over the last two months, we have been looking into premises in Balbriggan, however, we have not been able to find a suitable premises in the area. We would be grateful if the community would help us find the ideal town centre location for the service in Balbriggan.” Speaking recently about the service, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr James Reilly said: “Countless young people have affirmed that their interaction with Jigsaw improved their sense of well-being thus avoiding a potential downward spiral. In the case of Balbriggan I would encourage civic leaders and others to try and help this group to find the optimum location to continue doing its work,” he said.

Vice All News Time26 August 2014 06:53:24