We are going to be streaming live for Leitrim's Health is Wealth 2019

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

Get set for Leitrim's Health Is Wealth free seminar

Live stream available.

The Leitrim Observer will be providing a live streaming link for coverage of Leitrim's Health Is Wealth 2019.

This will allow those unable to make The Bush Hotel this Wednesday evening, March 27, to view the speakers online.

We will be providing a live link on the night from 6pm so don't forget to tune in to see what's happening.

The line-up on the night includes: 

MC, Paul Williams.

Speakers contributing on the night include Adi Roche from Chernobyl-Ireland who will be speaking about her years of volunteer work. Alan Quinlan, former rugby international and journalist. Alan will be talking about his own experience of depression and also his recovery from this. Kristen O’Reilly, a local girl, who was bereaved of both her parents as a teenager. She will be talking about resilience and how to cope with adversity. Mikey Drennan, former Aston Villa, Sligo Rovers and presently St Patricks Athletic soccer player, discusses his experience of depression, gambling and isolation. Professor Geraldine McCarthy – Consultant Psychiatrist with Sligo/Leitrim Mental Health Services will be discussing healthy ageing and local initiatives. John Lonergan, former governor of Mountjoy Prison will be discussing his observations of human nature and of Irish society and finally, Angela Hayes, founder of the Thomas Hayes Trust whose family has been bereaved by suicide.