North Dublin Befriending Service

Archive for May, 2014

NDBS invades Ireland’s Eye – The Video!

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

Our merry crew recently took a trip to Ireland’s Eye, the small island off the coast at Howth. The reason for our trip, apart from just having a fun day out, was for our members to practice photography skills which they had learned in a workshop the day before. We got the ferry at noon, […]

Diary of a Depressionhead

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

I am a depressionhead. What’s that? ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy’ characterises a depressionhead as: ‘An inhabitant of the insignificant planet Earth who experiences a lifelong state of bodymind characterised by hatred of self, fear of other earthlings, near-total despair and utter, utter boredom. They have an unfortunate tendency to write bad poetry, which […]

Let’s get talking about mental health this May!

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Support the Green Ribbon campaign. See Change, the National Stigma Reduction Partnership have launched the annual Green Ribbon Campaign, to promote open discussion of mental health during May 2014. Throughout May, hundreds of local and national events will take place as part of the Green Ribbon national calendar.  This social movement to encourage a national […]