About Connect Mental Health

Connect Mental Health aims to improve the awareness and understanding of mental health issues in the Donegal community. Here you will find information on our upcoming events and workshops, how to find and access local supports in Donegal and information on your own mental health and how you can support others.

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Do You Need Help Right Now?

Call 999 /112

If you or a loved one are at imminent risk, call 999 or 112 for emergency help.

Text 50808

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. Text HELLO to 50808, anytime day or night.

Free call Samaritans

Do you need to talk to someone right now? Free call Samaritans 116 123

Latest News

2020 Rewind - The Year in Review

2020 was a year like no other. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to impact all of us and has been very challenging for the mental health of many. For Connect Mental Health the Covid-19 outbreak meant changing our planned 2020 activity to allow us to respond to the crisis and promote positive mental health in Donegal in a safe way, adhering to all government guidelines and providing meaningful supports to the local community. In this article we provide a brief overview of the activity we undertook in 2020.

Latest Talks

Our Inspire Hope talks include stories of hope & recovery and educational sessions from mental health experts.

Health and Wellbeing | Kenneth Egan

Length: 18:06

Pedal the Planet | Breifne Earley

Length: 24:41

Reconnecting with Yourself | Alison Canavan

Length: 28:38

Connect Mental Health is grateful for the ongoing support
of the following organisations
  • HSE
  • Connect For Life Donegal