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REPRO FREE - The programme of FREE events for the 2021 Kerry Mental Health and Wellbeing Fest has been launched with a range of activities to suit all ages from 9th to 16th October. For details visit www.HealthyKerry.ie. Pictured at the launch in Listowel were John Drummey, (Kerry Mental Health Association), Donagh Hennebry (Chair of Interagency Steering Committee/Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention) and Deirdre Hegarty (Healthy Kerry Coordinator). Photo: Pauline Dennigan

Call For Event Organisers For This Year’s Kerry Mental Health And Wellbeing Fest

July 20, 2022 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Mental Health and Wellbeing Fest, which celebrates five years from 8th to 14th October 2022, has launched a new website and the call for event organisers for this year’s Fest is now open. The multi-agency Fest Steering Committee is inviting event organisers to attend a free online information […]

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Kerry Basketball Teams Promote ‘5 Ways To Wellbeing’ With Kerry Mental Health Association

Kerry Basketball Teams Promote ‘5 Ways To Wellbeing’ With Kerry Mental Health Association

January 10, 2022 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Mental Health Association and the five teams in the county that compete in the Basketball Super and National Leagues have come together to promote mental health and wellbeing in 2022. Fans at home games in Tralee, Killorglin, Castleisland and Killarney will hear information about the Five Ways To Wellbeing […]

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Have Your Cake And Eat It While Raising Funds For Kerry Mental Health Association

Have Your Cake And Eat It While Raising Funds For Kerry Mental Health Association

November 22, 2021 at 11:06 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Mental Health Association has a solution to help home bakers cope with one of the most stressful aspects associated with preparing for the Festive Season – the Christmas Cake! The charity has collaborated with Master Baker Oliver Hurley to present a video demonstrating how to bake a delicious Christmas […]

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Kerry Olympians Support Upcoming Kerry Mental Health And Wellbeing Fest

Kerry Olympians Support Upcoming Kerry Mental Health And Wellbeing Fest

October 5, 2021 at 11:43 am Comments are Disabled

KILLORGLIN’S two Olympians have rowed-in with their support for the 2021 Kerry Mental Health & Wellbeing Fest by coming on board as Ambassadors for the event from 9th to 16thOctober. Monika Dukarska and Aileen Crowley, who recently competed for Ireland in the rowing at the Tokyo Games, have asked people […]

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Sponsored: Kerry Mental Health Association To Recruit Property/Housing Manager

Sponsored: Kerry Mental Health Association To Recruit Property/Housing Manager

September 29, 2021 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Mental Health Association has announced that it is seeking to recruit a Property/Housing Manager. As an Approved Housing Body with nine residences throughout the Kingdom, Kerry Mental Health Association provides housing units for people living with mental ill-health who are on the local authority housing list. The Chairperson of […]

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Pictured at the launch of the in Listowel were Deirdre Hegarty (Healthy Kerry Coordinator), Mayor of Kerry, Cllr Jimmy Moloney, Geraldine O'Sullivan (Manager Kerry Volunteer Centre), Donagh Hennebry (Chair of Interagency Steering Committee/Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention) and John Drummey, (Kerry Mental Health Association). Photo: Pauline Dennigan

Free Events For Kerry Mental Health And Wellbeing Fest

September 10, 2021 at 11:29 am Comments are Disabled

THE programme of free events for the 2021 Kerry Mental Health and Wellbeing Fest has been launched with a range of activities to suit all ages from October 9-16. The key focus of the #KerryMHWFest is to promote mental health and wellbeing in Kerry through a fun and interactive programme […]

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Kerry Mental Health Association Welcomes Wellbeing Hub

Kerry Mental Health Association Welcomes Wellbeing Hub

August 3, 2021 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Mental Health Association has welcomed the launch of the Kerry Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub which will improve the accessibility to mental health supports for young people in the county. The Hub is made up statutory and community services that together provide a wide range of supports across 20+ […]

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Midnite Café with Aoife Ross, Orla and Ciara Drummey who volunteered for Kerry Mental Health Association.

PHOTOS: Midnite Café Performs Pop-Up Gigs At Tralee Housing Estates

July 18, 2021 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

POPULAR Tralee band Midnite Café dusted off their instruments to perform their first gigs in 16 months in front of excited residents in four housing estates in town yesterday  afternoon. Kerry Mental Health Association’s Tralee Branch benefitted from a collection at each location where the generosity was overwhelming on a […]

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Mayor of Kerry Cllr Patrick Connor Scarteen pictured with some members of the Steering Committee at the launch of the 2020 Kerry Mental Health and Wellbeing Fest.

Register Now For Kerry Mental Health And Wellbeing Fest

June 16, 2021 at 5:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE closing date of Friday, June 25, to register an interest in hosting an activity or event during the 2021 Kerry Mental Health and Wellbeing Fest, is fast approaching. This year’s #KerryMHWFest will run from October 9-16. It is held annually to highlight World Mental Health Day on October 10. Organised […]

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Free Back To Work Webinar To Address Worry And Anxiety Issues

Free Back To Work Webinar To Address Worry And Anxiety Issues

May 12, 2021 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Mental Health Association and Tralee Chamber Alliance are to host a Back to Work Webinar next week to help address the worry and anxiety that may be experienced by employers and employees in Kerry who are returning to work after the pandemic. The FREE Zoom event, at 10am on […]

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The Rose Hotel Marketing Manager, Aisling Foley, presents a cheque for €1,100 to General Manager of Kerry Mental Health Association John Drummey on Friday. Also included are Audrey Lane of Lane & Sons, Brigetta Culhane of Bank of Ireland, Pa Laide CEO of Cara Credit Union, Mark Sullivan GM of The Rose Hotel, John Sayers of Lee Strand and Francis Moriarty of Peevers Slye Cotter. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Rose Hotel And Local Businesses Raise €1,100 For Kerry Mental Health Association

May 5, 2021 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

THE Rose Hotel joined forces with Tralee businesses during the month of April in aid of Kerry Mental Health and raised €1,100. “If the last year has highlighted anything it’s the need to keep in touch with people,” said The Rose Hotel’s General Manager Mark Sullivan. “As we are missing our […]

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PHOTOS: Great Response To First ‘Tie Day Friday’ For Kerry Mental Health Association

PHOTOS: Great Response To First ‘Tie Day Friday’ For Kerry Mental Health Association

April 24, 2021 at 9:36 am 1 comment

PEOPLE from all over the county donned a tie on Friday for a special fundraiser in aid of Kerry Mental Health Association. The first ‘Tie Day Friday’ saw Kerry men, women and children everywhere wearing a tie and posting a picture or video on social media while also making a […]

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John Drummey promoting 'Tie Day Friday'.

‘Tie Day Friday’ To Help Kerry Mental Health Association

April 19, 2021 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

NEXT Friday, April 23, is ‘Tie Day Friday’ when Kerry men, women and children everywhere are asked to wear a tie, post a picture or video on social media and make a donation to Kerry Mental Health Association. All proceeds raised will go towards supporting the befriending and other mental […]

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Well-Known Kerry People Support ‘5 Ways To Wellbeing’ Campaign

Well-Known Kerry People Support ‘5 Ways To Wellbeing’ Campaign

March 22, 2021 at 11:43 am Comments are Disabled

PROMINENT Kerry people with a common goal have joined Kerry Mental Health Association’s campaign to promote the 5 Ways To Wellbeing – Connect, Be Active, Take Notice, Keep Learning & Give. The 14 well known people have each recorded a short video in which they shared a way to wellbeing […]

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Almost A Third Of Kerry Students In Survey Say They Have Been Bullied

Almost A Third Of Kerry Students In Survey Say They Have Been Bullied

February 19, 2021 at 11:42 am Comments are Disabled

BULLYING remains a cause of stress for Leaving Certificate students in Kerry according to the results of a new survey. It revealed almost a third, mostly females, said they have been bullied either online or at school, with a similar number saying they know someone who has been bullied. The […]

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Survey Of Leaving Cert Students Reveals Stress, Anxiety And Loneliness Caused By COVID Crisis

Survey Of Leaving Cert Students Reveals Stress, Anxiety And Loneliness Caused By COVID Crisis

February 16, 2021 at 10:09 am 1 comment

LEAVING Certificate students in Kerry have said that Covid-19 has had a negative impact on their mental health, while increased competition for 3rd Level places in 2021 is causing the most worry. 612 final year secondary school students in Kerry took part in an online survey to gauge how Covid-19 […]

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Students To Have Say On Effect Leaving Certificate Uncertainty Has On Mental Health

Students To Have Say On Effect Leaving Certificate Uncertainty Has On Mental Health

January 25, 2021 at 11:36 am 1 comment

LEAVING Certificate students in Kerry are being invited to complete a survey to determine the impact of Covid-19 on their mental health as they face into the final months of exam preparations. The questionnaire will gauge how the uncertainty surrounding the actual staging of the exams is affecting the wellbeing […]

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Dr Clare Kambamettu

Kerry Mental Health Association Video To Help Allay Children’s Anxieties

January 8, 2021 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Mental Health Association has teamed up with a well-known clinical psychologist to help to allay the anxiety that children might feel since the Covid-19 lockdown came into effect over Christmas. Ten years after being crowned the Rose of Tralee, Dr. Clare Kambamettu has created a short video to demonstrate […]

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Kerry Mental Health Association To Host Virtual Connect Café

Kerry Mental Health Association To Host Virtual Connect Café

December 15, 2020 at 2:10 pm 1 comment

KERRY Mental Health Association is to host a Virtual Connect Café to promote positive mental wellbeing during the Christmas season and into 2021. The Virtual Christmas Connect Café will come in the form of a radio programme to be broadcast during Radio Kerry’s Saturday Supplement from 9am to 11am on Saturday […]

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