Limerick Mental Health Week 2021 Review

Limerick Mental Health Week Launch with The Ilen, the last of Ireland’s traditional wooden sailing ships, sailing into Limerick City. Pic: Don Moloney

Thank you to everyone who took part in or supported Limerick Mental Health Week 2021. The aims of Limerick Mental Health Week were: to get people talking about their mental health; to highlight the increased demand on mental health services across Limerick; to emphasise the need for extra funding to meet this increased demand; and to increase collaboration among all the stakeholders involved in the provision of mental health services in Limerick. Read our review of the week’s events.. Continue reading Limerick Mental Health Week 2021 Review Continue reading Limerick Mental Health Week 2021 Review

Watch Limerick Mental Health Week Launch Event live from 7pm tonight

Watch live from 7pm tonight as the Ilen, the last traditional wooden sailing boat sails into Limerick to launch launches Limerick Mental Health Week 2021 with a special commemoration of lives lost in Limerick to Covid-19. Continue reading Watch Limerick Mental Health Week Launch Event live from 7pm tonight Continue reading Watch Limerick Mental Health Week Launch Event live from 7pm tonight

Press Release: Limerick Lights Up In Green to mark the launch of Limerick Mental Health Week 2021 and Commemorate Lives Lost to Covid

Limerick Mental Health Week 2021

Limerick Mental Health Association today launched their programme of events for Limerick Mental Health Week (8th – 15th October). Now in its 16th year, Limerick Mental Health Association promotes positive mental health across Limerick City and County. Continue reading Press Release: Limerick Lights Up In Green to mark the launch of Limerick Mental Health Week 2021 and Commemorate Lives Lost to Covid Continue reading Press Release: Limerick Lights Up In Green to mark the launch of Limerick Mental Health Week 2021 and Commemorate Lives Lost to Covid

My Life: Suicide & Mental Illness by Thomas Truelson

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

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

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!

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