Wellbeing at Ballymakenny College

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Supports services for young people
There are a number of agencies providing support to young people available. Many of these services are free of charge. If you have immediate concerns for your child, please contact the A & E department of your local hospital.
www.bodywhys.ie - Information & support for people living with an eating disorder and their family.
www.rainbowsireland.com - a registered charity, is a peer-support programme to assist children, youth and adults who are grieving a death, separation or other painful transition in their family.
www.canteen.ie - CanTeen Ireland is a nation-wide support group for young people who have or have had cancer, and for their brothers, sisters and friends.
www.outcomers.org Dundalk Outcomers is a social and befriending support group for gay, lesbian and bi-sexual people.
www.samaritans.org Samaritans provides 24-hour emotional support to anyone experiencing distress, despair or suicidal thought.
www.sosadireland.ie Providing free professional counselling to those in need. Over 16+ but in certain circumstances can see 13+.

www.headstrong.ie website exploring issues of mental health.

www.spunout.ie magazine exploring health and media.

www.mentalhealthireland.ie Website supporting positive mental health.
www.barnardos.ie/what-we-do/specialist-services/bereavement-counselling.html Barnardos Bereavement Counselling for Children is a service for children and young people who have lost someone close to them - such as a parent or a sibling - through death.
www.rainbowsireland.com - a registered charity, is a peer-support programme to assist children, youth and adults who are grieving a death, separation or other painful transition in their family.
https://www.connectfamilyresourcecentre.com - Family resource centre that provides free counselling to young people and also parental support programmes.
www.pieta.ie - providing support for those affected by suicide and self-harm. Free counselling available.

A list of Mental Health, and Suicide Prevention Services and Supports for Louth & Meath

Louth/Meath Supports
Events
May
06 2024
May Bank Holiday
May
07 2024
Discretionary Day
May
31 2024
Last day of school term
Jun
05 2024
State Examinations begin
12-Apr-2024
Students currently in TY and those advancing directly to Fifth Year.
09-Apr-2024
Teach Mhéibhe Tour
21-Mar-2024
Arrangements for Tuesday Morning
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Ballymakenny College,
Ballymakenny Rd
Drogheda
Co. Louth
Ireland

041 9802459

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