CAATCH- A local Community Health Resource.

Community Health Initiative

 

It is hoped to have a safeTALK in Esker on Monday November 10th 2014, from 6.30pm to 930pm. See Carousel for more information.  

CAATCH

Corofin, Athenry, Abbeyknockmoy & Turloughmore Community Health

Working with our communities to promote physical and mental wellbeing.

CAATCH is a regional voluntary initiative that has been set up in order to address the difficult challenge of suicide and its impact in these local areas. The group meets on a monthly basis and plans to provide information, support and training locally with the aim of building community resilience and strength. If you would like to get involved in this initiative and/or have any queries please come to one of our information evenings, or contact us below:

  • Information evening Raheen Woods Hotel 7.30pm Thurs. Sept. 18th.
  • Community Wellbeing Week, October 6-12
  • ‘SAFE TALK’ (suicide alertness programme) Corofin 6.30pm-9.30pm, Tues.7th October, and Monivea Thurs.9th Oct.-   Learn four basic steps to recognise persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to appropriate support services. Suitable for everyone who wants to help prevent suicide- citizens, parents, teachers, volunteers, clergy, front-line workers…Contact Mary O’Sullivan on 091 560182 or mary.osullivan@hse.ie
  • Look out for our WELLBEING APP during Community Well being Week.

We invite you to let others know about this initiative and these events in our local area.

Seamus Devitt C.Ss.R., Esker.

 

 

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