Announcing Limerick Mental Health Week 2022 (Oct 10th – 16th)

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We are delighted to bring you our programme of events for Limerick Mental Health Week 2022 (10th – 16th Oct). which includes in-person and online talks on mental health and wellness, self-care workshops, coffee mornings, parent and toddler storytime at many of our local City and County Libraries and the return of our Choral Singing at St Mary’s Cathedral and a Family Fun Day on Bedford Row on Sat Oct 15th Continue reading Announcing Limerick Mental Health Week 2022 (Oct 10th – 16th) Continue reading Announcing Limerick Mental Health Week 2022 (Oct 10th – 16th)

Life in the slow lane: Limerick MHA work to beautify the city

Laneway Project, Jesuit Lane 2020

Life in the slow lane: Limerick MHA work to beautify the city – LMHA member Jason O’Donnell reflects on LMHA’s collaborative Laneway Project to make-over Jesuit Lane in Limerick as part of Limerick Mental Health Week 2020. Continue reading Life in the slow lane: Limerick MHA work to beautify the city Continue reading Life in the slow lane: Limerick MHA work to beautify the city

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