Useful Carer's links

Team Work

MENTAL HEALTH LINKS

Mental Health Links 

Mental Health in the workplace articles

https://www.michelmores.com/news-views/news/managing-mental-health-issues-workplace

HSE links

https://www.hse.ie/eng/services/list/4/mental-health-services/

https://www2.hse.ie/mental-health/

Youth Mental Health

Teenline https://www2.hse.ie/mental-health/

Reachout https://ie.reachout.com/

WW4U http://whatworks4u.org/

Spunout https://spunout.ie/

Jigsaw https://www.jigsaw.ie/

Mental Health Support Services Ireland

Online Support www.turntome.org

Schizophrenia & Bipolar Support http://www.eolasproject.ie/

Depression & Bipolar https://www.aware.ie/

SOS http://www.wellnessworkshop.ie/

MHI https://www.mentalhealthireland.ie/

Eating disorders https://www.bodywhys.ie/

GROW https://www.grow.ie

CNI https://www.carersnetworkireland.ie

Mental Health Support Services International

Mind https://www.mind.org.uk

Further Resources on Mental Health issues

Common MH issues https://www2.hse.ie/mental-health-issues/

A-Z Mental Health https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/a-z-mental-health/

WAP   www.mind.org.uk/media/4229240/mind-guide-for-employees-wellness-action-plans_final.pdf

Free MH groups in your area (GALWAY)

Mental Health Support Groups Galway City & County

GROW Galway, contact person Alan 086-417 7726

Mondays

Galway City 11am, 1 Mill street, 

Tuam 7pm, Tuam Family Centre

Galway City, 7.30pm, 1 Mill Street

Tuesdays

Galway City 7.30pm

Ballinasloe 6pm, City Library

Wednesdays

Loughrea 11am, Waterview House

Mental Health Ireland Galway City & County Contacts

Ballinasloe MHA ballinasloemha @mentalhealthireland.ie

Clifden MHA clifdenmha @mentalhealthireland.ie

Galway MHA galwaymha @mentalhealthireland.ie

Gort MHA gortmha @mentalhealthireland.ie

Loughrea MHA loughreamha @mentalhealthireland.ie

Mountbellew MHA mountbellewmha @mentalhealthireland.ie

Tuam & District MHA tuammha @mentalhealthireland.ie

AWARE Support Groups

Wednesday 8pm, 23 Danesfield House

Mental Health contact numbers;

Aware:    1890303302

Shine:      01/8601620 

Pieta:   1800247247

Samaritians:  116113


FURTHER CARE WORKER SUPPORT GROUPS

               UK

NACAS- National Association of Care & Support Staff UK

www.nacacas.org.uk


                  IRELAND

CARERS NETWORK IRELAND -Support Network for care professionals

https://carersnetworkireland.com/


HCA & CARERS- Online Support  Group for HCA's & Carers

https://www.facebook.com/HCACarersIreland 


FAMILY CARERS  IRELAND- Supports for Family Carers

www.familycarers.ie


CARE CHAMPIONS - Facebook group  for Home Carers

 https://www.facebook.com/Care-Champions-108371360572026/?ref=gs&__tn__=%2CdK-R-R&eid=ARC_C2U6b_Fe9TlfjObiL4ozd6souFkmg-l83nmkRIYmPLPIE3J4F8N7V0pERpe0F0my-0P7kIQ_AFX5&fref=gs&dti=343395545431&hc_location=group


KINSHIP CARE IRELAND  https://www.facebook.com/kinshipcare.irl/


IRISH  FOSTER CARE  ASSOCIATION  http://www.ifca.ie/





CITIZENS ADVICE INFO FOR CARERS

www.citizensinformation.ie/en/reference/checklists/checklist_carers.html

https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/social_welfare_payments/carers/carers_allowance.html CARERS ALLOWANCE INFORMATION


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/social_welfare_payments/carers/half_rate_carers_allowance.html HALF RATE CARERS ALLOWANCE


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/social_welfare_payments/carers/carers_benefit.html CARERS BENEFIT


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/social_welfare_payments/disability_and_illness/domiciliary_care_allowance.html DOMICILIARY CARE ALLOWANCE 


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/social_welfare_payments/extra_social_welfare_benefits/additional_social_welfare_benefits.html EXTRA PAYMENTS


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/social_welfare_payments/supplementary_welfare_schemes/supplementary_welfare_allow.html 

INCLUDING RENT SUPPLEMENT, HEATING SUPPLEMENT, EXCEPTIONAL NEEDS  PAYMENT, BACK TO SCHOOL ALLLWANCE


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/employment/employment_rights_and_conditions/leave_and_holidays/carers_leave_from_employment.html  CARERS LEAVE


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/irish_social_welfare_system/social_insurance_prsi/homemakers_scheme.html  HOMEMEMAKERS SCHEME 


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/irish_social_welfare_system/social_insurance_prsi/credited_social_insurance_contributions.html  SOCIAL INSURANCE


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/health/health_services/care_in_your_community/community_care_services.html COMMUNITY CARE SERVICES


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/employment/unemployment_and_redundancy/employment_support_schemes/schemes_to_support_employment.html EMPLOYMENT SCHEME


https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/education/returning_to_education/sources_of_information_on_returning_to_education.html  EDUCATION  SCHEME

















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