Mental Health & Wellbeing Supports
The community welfare department of the ICCI has continued working and supporting the community as well as liaising/referring to the relevant organisations for information and supports. Please find a list of web links to various organistions that can provide information and assistance if needed.
About – Cairde - The community welfare office has worked with this organisation since it was first established. It has translated its information into Arabic and many other languages. We also have community members who are available to assist with supports and translation if needed.
ALONE – Supporting older people to age at home - this organisation has been very good in linking in with people living by themselves. They have assisted families from abroad who were worried about their family members living here in Ireland alone.
50808 is a free 24/7 text service, providing everything from a calming chat to immediate support for people going through a mental health or emotional crisis - big or small. Text HELLO to 50808 to start a conversation, any time - day or night.