LGBT helpline had busiest ever year in 2015

2015 was the busiest year ever for the LGBT Helpline, the national support service for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Almost 77,000 people accessed information and support through the organization’s telephone helpline and online services last year. These findings are included in the 2015 annual report of the LGBT Helpline, in total; the LGBT Helpline received 3,609…

Bullying

Bullying is unwanted negative behaviour, verbal, psychological or physical, conducted by an individual or group against another person (or persons) and which is repeated over time. Placing a once-off offensive or hurtful public message, image or statement on a social network site or other public forum where that message, image or statement can be viewed…

Mental Health

It’s not just for those with problems, you need to look after your Mental Health in the same way as you would your physical health. What can I do to help maintain positive mental health? Eat well, be well. A lot of what you put into your body can affect how you feel inside and…

Relationships

For better or worse we all have them but how do we deal with them and what is a good relationship. All relationships can take work in order to stay happy and healthy within that relationship. It also takes work to remove ourselves from relationships that are detrimental to our happiness and health. Here is…

Drug & Alcohol

There are many drugs out there some legal and others illegal most have myths and misinformation attached to them and its not always easy to know fact from fiction Drugs.ie have a comprehensive section on both drugs and alcohol. Here you can view some FACTS that you should know when it comes to DRUGS &…

Accommodation

Do you know your rights? Do you know others have rights too? Want to learn more about how you can get accommodation or where to look for it: A few things to remember when you move for the first time: Moving into a room, flat or house can be expensive because there are so many…

Travel Tips

To the moon and back we all like the idea of travelling some nice but are you prepared? If you are going abroad for work or play it is always wise to check out the https://www.dfa.ie/travel/know-before-you-go/safety-and-security/ for the area you intend to go to do you have a current passport? Do you know how to…

Personal Safety

Be it midday on the main street or midnight in the middle of nowhere your personal safety is very important and how you look after it can mean the difference between getting home safely and a trip to the hospital or worse: When walking / running: Avoid walking or running alone at night. Instead, go…