Two coffee mornings were held in Co. Wexford for World Mental Health Week 2017, with coverage in the Wexford People.
Coverage of Limerick Mental Health Week and supporting organisations such as GROW on ILoveLimerick. See also: https://www.ilovelimerick.ie/limerick-mental-health-week-2017/
GROW Area Coordinator, Mary Purcell, featured on Limerick’s Live 95 FM to talk about GROW and Limerick Mental Health Week. You can listen back to the interview here.
A unique new book on the inspirational stories of Laois people will be published in November, with proceeds going to GROW. See coverage in the Leinster Express. The book has been written by well known Laois osteopath and sports therapist…
Coverage on ILoveLimerick of the official opening of GROW’s extended Limerick Offices. See: https://www.ilovelimerick.ie/grow-open-new-extended-office/
Fantastic video about GROW by Lloyd Horgan and Sean Mercier completed as part of Limerick Mental Health Week. See: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CuzZ7qLmXdE
A very powerful story of hope and recovery by one Midlands’ GROW member in the Offaly Topic to mark World Mental Health Week.
GROW Area Coordinator, Mary Walsh, featured on Beat FM to talk about Kikenny International Mental Health Week and GROW’s involvement. You can listen back to the interview here.
Donegal GROW member Joe Mulhern undertakes his first Dublin City Marathon in aid of GROW. See coverage in Donegal Daily. See also: http://www.donegaldaily.com/2017/10/05/donegal-mans-nerves-grow-ahead-of-his-first-dublin-marathon/
See coverage of the Kilkenny launch of the book, ‘Narratives of Recovery from Mental Illness: The Role of Peer Support’, by Dr. Mike Watts and Professor Agnes Higgins in the Kilkenny People. See also: http://www.kilkennypeople.ie/news/home/274318/kilkenny-writer-gets-to-grips-with-mental-health-in-his-new-book.html