Tag: Lisheens House

Connecting for Life.

Connecting for Life is Ireland’s national strategy to reduce suicide 2015-2020. Connecting for Life sets out a vision of an Ireland where fewer lives are lost through suicide, and where communities and individuals are empowered to improve their mental health and wellbeing. For more information on the new Connecting for Life National Strategy, […]

Whiteys Walk.

5k Memorial Walk We would like to say a huge thank you to all at The Crossroads Bar. To each and every person who recently took part in the ‘Whiteys 5k Memorial Walk’. As a result of there hard work they raised a whopping 1,870 euros which they kindly donated to […]

Local Rowing Club help Raise Awareness.

A WEST Cork  rowing club has linked up with a local charity to raise awareness of mental health. Kilmacabea Rowing Club has joined up with Lisheens House – a suicide prevention charity based in Skibbereen – with an innovative idea that will see Lisheens House name, number and logo displayed on […]

Lisheens new offices are Star of the Show

Story by Siobhan Cronin at the Southern Star John Lonergan, former governor of Mountjoy Prison, cuts the ribbon at the launch of Lisheens House new premises in Skibbereen, watched by Ray Cullen (‘Talk to Tom’ Wexford), Jim Daly TD, Noreen Murphy, Margaret Murphy O’Mahony TD, Michael Collins TD and Mick […]

John Lonergan Opens Lisheens House

Story by Siobhan Cronin at the Southern Star OUR local TDs could not help but feel embarrassed when it emerged at the official opening of the new Lisheens House training and support centre at Ilen Street, Skibbereen, on Thursday afternoon of last week that it had been put in place […]

Minister Helen McEntee visits Lisheens House

Lisheens House Counselling, Education and Training Centre had Minister Helen McEntee visit us along with Jim Daly TD on March 30 in Ilen Street Skibbereen. She was very impressed with the building and of the services Lisheens House provide. Lisheens House provides a Free counselling service. We also deliver talks […]