Carrig Aware You Matter – Mental Health Awareness Week

By Seamus Whelehan Photos By Rory O'Toole


Caring for carrigtwohill in association with Carrigtwohill United FC hosted a mental health awareness week from 5 – 13 October.

The strong message being portrayed by Carrig Aware was #youmatter.

The week included a community walk and talk, a safe talk training programme providing the educational tools and skillset to safely assist someone who is at risk of suicide.

The weeklong event also included a music concert, the award winning play bring me back alive, a talk on understanding self-harm and a soccer blitz.