Blog: Mental health and wellbeing are precious and must be cherished.

Liadh NI RIADAEvery day brings its own challenges and nowhere was this more prevalent than during the mental health delegation which I hosted yesterday in Brussels. Forty people, from different backgrounds, voluntary groups, activists, practitioners, fundraisers, clinicians, researchers and therapists, all gave freely of their time to express their huge concerns about mental health issues in Ireland. Níos Mó | More

Its time for a movement for improved mental health services

Liadh NI RIADASinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called for a “movement for improved mental health services” in Ireland.

Her call came following a the visit to the European Parliament, of a delegation of over forty people, who work and campaign in the area of mental health and suicide prevention in Ireland. Níos Mó | More

Tulla Cultural Centre situation a symptom of LEADER crisis

DSCF2384Speaking in Tulla, Co. Clare this Thursday Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has criticised the Fine Gael and Labour government over the LEADER debacle which is leading to huge delays in community projects receiving funding. Ní Riada was in Clare to speak alongside general election candidate Noleen Moran at the Sinn Féin organised ‘Defend Rural Ireland’ meeting in Scarriff.

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Rialtas na hÉireann ag Obair i gcoinne Fís 1916

Mental HealthTá sé tagtha chun cinn i dtuairisc a  d´fhoilsigh Údarás na Gaeltachta ar maidin  go bhfuil úsáid sóisialta an Ghaeilge sa Ghaeltacht ag laghdú níos tapúla ná a raibh measta acu i dtuairsc a tháinig uathu i 2007. Ceann de na rudaí atá aimsithe acu ná nach bhfuil ach 21 pobail ina labhraítear Gaeilge go laethúil ag 67% den daonra. Níos Mó | More