News and Events


We will share information about mental health and wellbeing here and also promote any events we think you might be interested in. Our Mental Health Associations and Development Officers organise events throughout the year, all over the country so be sure to keep an eye here and on our social media channels.

27th November 2020

Traveller Community to showcase creative talents in Christmas competition

We are delighted to announce the Traveller Christmas Creativity Competition. The project was coproduced by members of the Traveller community and with Extern Ireland, Mayo Travellers Support Group, Roscommon Traveller…
13th October 2020

MHI welcomes strong signal of commitment to nation’s mental health in Budget 2021

Mental Health Ireland has welcomed the positive sign in Budget 2021 of the Government’s investment in the new national mental health policy Sharing the Vision for the whole population. The…
2nd October 2020

RTE poll highlights nation’s mental health challenges & resilience amid Covid-19

A special segment on RTÉ last night (Thursday), which presented research exploring the experiences of people living in Ireland during the Covid-19 pandemic, showed that over a third of us…
10th September 2020

MHI and SeeChange launch return to workplace amid Covid resource

Mental Health Ireland has teamed up with SeeChange to co-produce the timely resource A New Reality - Living with Covid-19: A Pocket Guide to Returning to the Workplace We are…
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2nd September 2020

Reflect on growth and hope this World Mental Health Day

In celebration of World Mental Health Day, we will be asking the public to reflect on their growth during recent tough times and their hopes for their own wellbeing and…
7th August 2020

Reflections on lockdown – the challenges, supports and positives

While many of us are happy to return to the lives and loved ones we so missed during lockdown, some of us might be reflecting on the things we’re not…

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Samaritans is a unique charity dedicated to reducing feelings of isolation and disconnection that can lead to suicide. Every six seconds they respond to a call for help. They’re there 24/7, before, during and after a crisis and they make sure there’s always someone there, for anyone who needs someone.


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