My Life: Suicide & Mental Illness by Thomas Truelson

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TRIGGER WARNING: This post discusses suicide and suicidal ideation. Thomas Truelson details his experiences with the loss of a loved one to suicide, attempted suicide and struggling with mental health. Continue reading My Life: Suicide & Mental Illness by Thomas Truelson Continue reading My Life: Suicide & Mental Illness by Thomas Truelson

White collar boxing fundraiser happening in London in aid of LMHA

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White collar boxing fundraiser in aid of LMHA

Gavin Harty, a 24 year old Limerick man is raising funds for LMHA by taking part in a white collar boxing event in London on September 24th. Read on for more info and details on how to donate to his GoFundMe. Continue reading White collar boxing fundraiser happening in London in aid of LMHA Continue reading White collar boxing fundraiser happening in London in aid of LMHA

Win a signed framed Tottenham Hotspur Jersey, in aid of LMHA!

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The Limerick Spurs Supporters Club are holding a fundraiser for a signed framed Spurs Jersey in aid of LMHA. Entry is €5 or 3 entries for €10. Find out more… Continue reading Win a signed framed Tottenham Hotspur Jersey, in aid of LMHA! Continue reading Win a signed framed Tottenham Hotspur Jersey, in aid of LMHA!

Springboard+ Funded Upskilling Opportunities Available

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Springboard+ and the July Stimulus initiatives seek to provide upskilling and/or reskilling opportunities to all. Funding is available at 90% or 100% of course fees. This is a really great opportunity for anyone who was thinking of doing a part-time or short module to get engaged. Deadline to apply is AUGUST 1ST! Continue reading Springboard+ Funded Upskilling Opportunities Available Continue reading Springboard+ Funded Upskilling Opportunities Available

Limerick Bastille Day Wild Geese Festival

- Festival actors dressed in traditional Norman era military attire

The Limerick Bastille Wild Geese Festival is Limerick’s newest annual summer festival taking place at the Hunt Museum and Limerick Mental Health Association were happy to aid with the festivities. Adam Grace, a UL Co-op student with LMHA reports on the day. Continue reading Limerick Bastille Day Wild Geese Festival Continue reading Limerick Bastille Day Wild Geese Festival

Ennis Mental Health Association Webinar – “Why Talking Helps” with Dr Tony Bates

Why talking helps, a talk by Dr Tony Bates

Our friends at Ennis Mental Health Association recently held an evening in conversation with Dr Tony Bates looking at why talking helps, what difference it makes, what helps us open up and share our pain, and what makes it so hard to talk at times. Watch a recording of the talk if you missed it, or if you would like to watch or listen back to it again… Continue reading Ennis Mental Health Association Webinar – “Why Talking Helps” with Dr Tony Bates Continue reading Ennis Mental Health Association Webinar – “Why Talking Helps” with Dr Tony Bates

Paddling their own canoe: Migrant Group and Young Shedders Kayak the Shannon

LMHA Young Shedder’s & LMHA Migrant group ready to start kayaking

LMHA’s Migrant Group and Young Shedders recently teamed up to kayak along the river Shannon. Find out how they got on as they share their adventure… Continue reading Paddling their own canoe: Migrant Group and Young Shedders Kayak the Shannon Continue reading Paddling their own canoe: Migrant Group and Young Shedders Kayak the Shannon