Justin Campbell – coaching life and hurling from a wealth of experience I was brought up in east Galway in a small village called Kiltormer. I had the misfortune to lose both of my parents to cancer by the age of 14. This was a very difficult time for me as a teenager as I […]
Members of Omagh St Enda’s have been improving their first aid skills, thanks to a training evening at the club, delivered by Jock Magowan of the Red Cross. A successful first aid/defib training course attracted a large number of people, all of whom felt they benefitted significantly from the event. The club’s Health and Wellbeing […]
Virtual Lives Booklet from the Health Improvement Department of the Western Health and Social Care Trust on how new technology impacts on the emotional health and wellbeing of young people
The Greencastle St Patrick’s club recently hosted their annual vintage show – an excellent event which attracts a large crowd from the local community and beyond. As part of the event, health checks were offered to more senior members of the community, and 76 people took up the offer This included: Blood pressure Body weight […]
On the 26th March @7pm Tir Eoghain Health and Wellbeing Committee are holding a workshop for all the newly elected health and wellbeing officers in our local clubs. The aim to establish a network within the County of people with an interest in developing Health and Well-Being across the County, in clubs and in the wider Community.
The Health and Wellbeing committee are facilitating a Cardiac Screening Clinic for Anyone aged 14 to 35. The screening will be carried out by ‘Health Hearts Healthy Lives’
There is still time for clubs to register for Off the Booze 2015 at the below link. http://www.gaa.ie/community/gambling-drug-alcohol-education/off-the-booze-on-the-ball/ The campaign has numerous reasons for YOUR club to get involved: · It provides a fun way for clubs to promote healthier lifestyles and even improve performances. · It gives clubs a novel way to raise money […]
Tyrone GAA will host a special ‘Live to Play’ event on Monday 17th November @ 7.30pm in their centre at Garvaghey. The ‘Live to Play’ event is urging not only all local GAA clubs to attend but is inviting all non-GAA sports and clubs in the local area to come along on the night. Live […]