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Sligo/leitrim Mental Health Services,
Manorhamilton Centre, Manorhamilton, Leitrim.
General Details
Contact position: Local Coordinator
086 4634907

Eolas is a growing component of Mental Health Service Delivery HSE throughout Ireland. It is an 8 week programme  for Service Users aged 18 years and over with a diagnosis of Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder and their families/close friends. It is co-facilitated by Service Users & Family Members with Local Mental Health Professionals.   People with self experience, family members and clinicians work together to provide information and promote recovery.  Eolas consists of 2 parallel 8 week programmes, one group for Service Users and one for Family Members/Close friends.  These programmes are now available to attend in the Sligo/Leitrim/West Cavan and South Donegal areas.  A referral can be made through a member of your local Mental Health Team or by contacting the Local Coordinator.

Service Areas
Service Areas:
  • Sligo town and environs
  • Sligo - north
  • Leitrim - Carrick-on-Shannon and environs
  • Leitrim - south
  • Leitrim - north

South Donegal/West Cavan.

Where service is provided
Where service is provided:
  • Service provided at various locations throughout the area covered

Programmes available to attend in Spring & Autumn.

Cost of service to user
Cost of service to user:
  • Free

Through the local Mental Health Services.

How to access the service
How to access the service (referral pathways):
  • Through HSE services
Age-range catered for
Age-range catered for:
  • Young adults (18-24 years)
  • Adults (25-64 years)
  • Adults (65+ years)
Brief Intervention
Do you specialise in any particular issue(s)?:

Educational Programme detailed in description above.

What, if any, regulatory bodies are counsellors members of?:

Coordinator is a Mental Health Social Worker with Sligo Leitrim Mental Health Services.


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