Health

Samaritans

Samaritans provides confidential emotional. The service is provided 24 hours a day 365 days a year by over 1,800 volunteers. At the heart of this service is the belief - that offering people the opportunity to be listened to in confidence, and accepted without prejudice, can alleviate despair and suicidal feelings.

Samaritans' mission
Samaritans is available 24 hours a day to provide confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which may lead to suicide.

Shine

Shine - Supporting People Affected by Mental Ill Health (previously known as Schizophrenia Ireland) is the national organisation dedicated to upholding the rights and addressing the needs of all those affected by enduring mental illness including, but not exclusively, schizophrenia, schizo-affective disorder and bi-polar disorder, through the promotion and provision of high-quality services and working to ensure the continual enhancement of the quality of life of the people it serves.

Shine has offices in Dublin, Cork, Galway, Kilkenny, Tullamore, Ennis and Dundalk.

SOSAD Ireland Limited

Our mission

Is to help prevent suicide and improve the lives of all people affected by depression and suicide.

Our aims are to:

  • Raise awareness of suicide in Ireland
  • Break the taboo surrounding suicide.
  • Provide support and direction to those feeling suicidal.
  • Provide support and direction to those approached by someone feeling suicidal.
  • Provide support and direction for those bereaved by suicide.

Our area of work is in Suicide Prevention.

Website: sosadireland.ie

St John Ambulance Brigade

St. John Ambulance is at the forefront of providing first aid and training services for over 100 years. Our members are all unpaid volunteers dedicated to a simple vision; that everyone should have immediate access to first aid no matter where they are or what they are doing at the onset of illness or injury.

St Luke's Home

The staff at St Luke’s Home recognise their role as one of carer, facilitator, friend and advocate. We aim to create a Home like environment where all residents feel safe, secure and supported. Our objective is to enable the individual to attain their optimal potential for physical and mental health.

The Health Well Website

The Health Well is a unique all-island (Ireland and Northern Ireland) health information website that promotes health and wellbeing by supporting evidence-informed decision making.

The Health Well is a free website for policy-makers, health and social care professionals, managers, researchers and students, the community and voluntary sector, and the public.

Aims & Objectives
The Health Well brings together health related information from a wide range of sources and will help you:  

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