COUNTY Mayor, Cllr Barbara Murray recently welcomed a large group to County Hall for the Launch of MentailTY (Suicide Aware Transition Year Seminars).
The seminars will take place on February 7th and 8th at County Hall and will be attended by transition year students from around the County organised in association with school guidance counsellors.
On September 25th, 18 people attended the meeting in the Celtic Ross Hotel.
The meeting was facilitated by Pat Fleming, a business mentor provided by the West Cork Development Partnership. more »
The project titled DIY Mental Health will engage local communities in a positive approach to normalising the conversation around mental wellbeing.
Flu can be a very serious illness, especially for people who are older or who have a long-term illness.
Uptake figures for HSE South show that 55.1% of people aged 65 and over who hold a medical card or GP visit card received the flu vaccine during the 2011-2012 flu season. more »
The award winning X-PERT programme is being organised by HSE community dieticians Bernie Dennehy and Melissa Byrne, in conjunction with local GPs. more »