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Pathways to Being Well. Mental Health Guide for Ethnic Minorities in Ireland

Pathways to Being Well. Mental Health Guide for Ethnic Minorities in Ireland

We developed this guide to support you on your journey to good mental health. Life can throw different challenges at us. For example, when you move to a new country, you may feel isolated due to language and cultural barriers or discrimination. This can cause specific stresses which may negatively affect your mental health and quality of life. This […]

By November 24, 2016 Read More →
Proiectos Romano – A study of Roma communities in Balbriggan was launched today by Minister David Stanton and Chief Commissioner Emiliy Logan

Proiectos Romano – A study of Roma communities in Balbriggan was launched today by Minister David Stanton and Chief Commissioner Emiliy Logan

A new report that highlights high rates of racism against Roma in Balbriggan and recommends ways to aid integration process was launched today by David Stanton TD, Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality and Emily Logan, Chief Commissioner, Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission. The report is a result of a project conducted Cairde […]

By October 19, 2016 Read More →
Nebijok kalbėti

Nebijok kalbėti

Lietuvos ambasada Airijoje, Andrius Mamontovas, Jurgita Jurkutė ir „Jaunimo linija“ kviečia į pokalbį apie emocinę sveikatą ir savižudybių prevenciją. Kviečiame ateiti ir prašome pasidalinti šia informacija su draugais ir artimaisiais. „Nebijok kalbėti“ renginys vyks spalio 16 d. 16 val. Dubline, Draíocht-The Centre for the Arts and Entertainment, The Blanchardstown Centre, Blanchardstown (šalia LeisurePLEX pramogų centro […]

By October 7, 2016 Read More →
Your Body, Your Rights

Your Body, Your Rights

Every country has its own legal norms for sexual activity. You may be from a country with different rules about how old you have to be to engage in sexual activity, and if a woman has to agree to sexual activity. Ireland has its own rules about sexual consent that everyone must follow. Read Cairde’s […]

By August 25, 2016 Read More →
Balbriggan Millfield Family Festival  22-23 of July

Balbriggan Millfield Family Festival 22-23 of July

The Millfield management in collaboration with Cairde Balbriggan and Balbriggan Integration Forum are organising “Balbriggan Millfield Family Festival” on the 22nd and 23rd July 2016. The aim of the festival is to promote integration and celebrate diversity. The festival will bring together local services, businesses and different cultures through information sharing, food, traditional performances, costumes, […]

By July 20, 2016 Read More →
Healthy heart guides

Healthy heart guides

Cairde has produced 5 Healthy Heart Guides to help you to look after your hear and live a long healthy life. Heart health is extremely important for living a long and healthy life. 10,000 deaths per year in Ireland are due to heart disease or stroke. It explains multiple steps to better heart health. They include […]

By July 20, 2016 Read More →
Cairde’s input at Inclusive Centenaries Conference

Cairde’s input at Inclusive Centenaries Conference

Inclusive Centenaries aimed to create a space to reflect on the meaning and significance in 2016 of the ideals set out in the 1916 Proclamation of Independence, from the perspective of Ireland’s new communities, especially women and young people. In a spirit of dialogue and celebration of Ireland’s diversity in 2016, Inclusive Centenaries brought together […]

By July 8, 2016 Read More →
Join Cairde’s team – we are looking for a new Community Health Worker

Join Cairde’s team – we are looking for a new Community Health Worker

  Cairde is currently seeking to recruit Community Health Worker (Community Employment Scheme) The position will be based in Cairde offices at 19 Belvedere Place, Dublin 1. Cairde is a community development organisation working to tackle health inequalities among ethnic minority communities by improving their access to health services and participation in health planning and […]

By April 8, 2016 Read More →
What’s counselling? A new resource by Cairde

What’s counselling? A new resource by Cairde

In counselling, a professional counsellor provides a safe, confidential space for you to discuss problems you want to understand better. You and your counsellor work together to explore how you can manage your lifestyle better and deal with those issues. Make an appointment with your GP to discuss your needs. Your GP may give medication or […]

By April 8, 2016 Read More →
Domestic violence – make a safety plan

Domestic violence – make a safety plan

Domestic violence is the physical, emotional, sexual or mental abuse of one person by another within close, intimate or family relationships. On average, 1 in 3 women globally have been physically or sexually assaulted by a former or current partner. Approximately 40% of women killed globally as a direct result of domestic violence. On average, […]

By April 8, 2016 Read More →