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Supporting family members or friends with mental health difficulties

If you are supporting someone who has a mental health difficulty you may have questions about their diagnosis, treatment, medication, ongoing support etc. Here is a handy guide from the HSE which you may find useful. You can also download a more detailed booklet at https://www.healthpromotion.ie/publication/fullListing?category=Mental+Health&searchHSE=  

Support for family members affected by the alcohol or substance misuse of others within their family

Is someone within your family misusing drugs or alcohol? Is that misuse impacting on you and other family members? The Donegal Addiction Service in partnership with Family Members and the National Family Support Network have recently set up a family support group in Letterkenny. The group currently meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month […]

HSE launches new resource, ‘Talking to Your Young Child about Relationships, Sexuality and Growing Up’ 

  Research finds that parents are asking for support with how to communicate with younger children about relationships, sexuality and growing up   The HSE Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme (SHCPP) has launched a new resource for parents, ’Talking to Your Young Child about Relationships, Sexuality and Growing Up’.    Launched by Minister Catherine […]

Children First training – helping to keep our children safe and free from harm

‘Children First’ refers to Government policy and legislation to do with keeping children safe and free from harm. The training in ‘Children First’ is to do with recognising the signs of child abuse or neglect and knowing how to report any concerns you may have. If you click on the link below you will find […]

“Shaping Ourselves and Our Children” SOOC is an exciting new course for parents to have fun and learn about how their children develop their emotional and social skills at home.  Parents will learn how to support their children to develop these skills and how these will benefit their children later at school, in their community […]

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