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Shine Newsletter: April 2020

By Karolyn Ward on Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 in Featured, News, Newsletter.

The latest edition our Shine newsletter is available here. In this edition, we have a message from our CEO, John Saunders on the Covid-19 crisis and updates on the continuation of Shine services during this time. We introduce our two new team members Alessandra and Emma and provide an update on the postponement of this […]


Information about HSE Mental Health Services during Covid-19

By Karolyn Ward on Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 in Blog, Featured, News.

HSE Mental Health Engagement has issued a series of FAQ’s for people accessing HSE Mental Health Services and for Families, Carers and Supporters during Covid-19. Covid-19 FAQ’s for Service Users Covid-19 FAQ’s for Families, Carers and Supporters


Shine Services Available by Phone and Email

By Karolyn Ward on Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 in Blog, Events, Featured, News.

All Shine services remain available for phone and email support at this time, including Shine Regional Services, Recovery Resource Centres and Counselling Services. Services are available Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Download the list of contacts and services available here


Shine Covid-19 Update

By Karolyn Ward on Friday, March 13th, 2020 in Blog, Events, Featured, News.

Shine Services In response to the latest Government advice issued on Thursday 12th March regarding Covid-19, Shine is putting a number of measures in place to protect the people who use Shine services and our staff, and to prevent the potential spread of the Coronavirus. From close of business, today 13th March until 29th March, […]


Wellbeing and Family Recovery in Mental Health, Killarney

By Karolyn Ward on Friday, February 28th, 2020 in Events, Featured, News.

You are invited to join us for our upcoming free Wellbeing and Family Recovery in Mental Health event in Killarney on 11th March. This event is an opportunity to explore self-care and recovery, with topics covered on the evening including; resilience, connection, hope, meaning, identity and empowerment.


Taking Control Workshop, Athlone

By Karolyn Ward on Thursday, February 27th, 2020 in Events, Featured, News.

The Shine ‘Taking Control’ Workshop is a gentle one-day workshop which explores practical ways to face life challenges, whilst maintaining and taking control of your physical and mental wellbeing. The course offers a safe place for people to reassess where they are and where they want to be. The aims of the Taking Control Workshop […]


Hearing and Seeing Group, Shine Waterford

By Karolyn Ward on Thursday, February 27th, 2020 in Events, Featured, News.

We are an existing group, running for about a year and we found the support really helpful to us. The group is open to anyone who hears voices or sees hallucinations. Don’t be afraid to come down and give it a try, we are really friendly. It’s ok to sit in on group and no […]


Stress Management, Nenagh, Mar-Apr, 2020

By Karolyn Ward on Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 in Events, Featured, News.

This course is designed to support the wellbeing and recovery of people affected by mental ill health. When: Every Tuesday for 6 weeks starting 24th March, ending 28th April Where: Loreto House, Kenyon St, Nenagh, Nth Tipperary What to look forward to: -Understanding Fight, Flight, Freeze Response to Stress -Stop, Start & Continue in Supporting […]


Creative Writing, Waterford

By Karolyn Ward on Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 in Events, Featured, News.

Shine Waterford creative writing group starts 24th February and running until 11th May. Registration takes place Monday 17th February from 11am-1pm. Groups take place every Monday form 11am – 1pm. For more information– Please call 051 4226064 Shine Discovery Centre, 1-2 Barronstrand Street. For more info, download the poster here




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