Article in The Irish Times featuring GROW National Chairperson Rob Stephen on the launch of the book ‘Narratives of Recovery from Mental Illness: The Role of Peer Support’ and the transformative power of GROW and peer support. ‘You alone can do it,…
Ireland’s Mr. Motivator, Richie Clifford, dons the GROW t-shirt in the Limerick Leader. See also: http://www.limerickleader.ie/news/home/253459/cyclists-warned-of-deadly-limerick-rail-crossing.html
Mention of GROW as artist Peadar McDaid completed his eight-day walk to raise awareness of mental health. See coverage in the Donegal Democrat. See also: http://www.donegaldemocrat.ie/news/home/252416/promoting-mental-health-across-donegal.html
Coverage of the conclusion of an eight-day walk across Co. Donegal by artist Peadar McDaid to raise mental health awareness. See coverage of Peadar’s homecoming featuring GROW staff, members and supporters in the Donegal Democrat. http://www.donegaldemocrat.ie/news/home/253002/peadar-completes-his-mental-health-awareness-walk-across-donegal.html
Dr. Mike Watts’ newly published Trinity research ‘Narratives of Recovery: The Role of Peer Support’ centring on 26 GROW members featured on Newstalk Breakfast on May 31st 2017. Listen back to the interview on: http://www.newstalk.com/listen_back/5/36435/31st_May_2017_-_Newstalk_Breakfast_Part_1/ (The interview is 15 minutes into…
Dr. Mike Watts spoke about GROW and his newly published research – ‘Narratives of Mental Health Recovery: The Role of Peer Support’ with presenter John Murray on RTE’s Drivetime. Listen back to the interview on: https://www.rte.ie/radio1/drivetime/programmes/2017/0531/879402-drivetime-wednesday-31-may-2017/?clipid=2501201#250120 or http://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/radioplayer/rteradioweb.html#!rii=b9%5F10730427%5F83%5F31%2D05%2D2017%5F The interview closed…
Matt Cooney is leading 12 others in a fitness fundraiser in aid of GROW. See details in the Tipperary Star. http://www.tipperarystar.ie/news/news/251376/nenagh-s-matt-leads-his-team-as-they-step-up-for-mental-health-wellbeing.html
GROW urges Donegal people to wear the Green Ribbon and raise awareness of mental health – see coverage in the Donegal Democrat.
Coverage of an eight-day walk across Co. Donegal by local artist Peadar McDaid to raise mental health awareness, including an appeal by GROW for people to seek support. See the Donegal Democrat.
A Sligo mother has urged people to seek support for their mental health and wellbeing. She also tells of her recovery journey with GROW. GROW Sligo Champion May 2017