Minister for Mental Health to visit Limerick Youth Service to present award

Minister for Mental Health, Jim Daly TD

Minister for Mental Health, Jim Daly TD

Minister for Mental Health, Jim Daly TD will be at Limerick Youth Service, 5 Lr. Glentworth Street this week where he will present LYS with the prestigious ‘Investing in Children’ award.

Minister Daly will also launch a counselling video and a YouthLinks Limerick brochure as well as meeting members of LYS’ youth advisory panel during the Tuesday, January 22 from 11am-12pm visit.

YouthLinks Limerick was a collaboration by LYS with Jigsaw and Limerick Social Service’s Centre that highlighted the services provided by the three organisations.

“Our youth advisory panel is a group of young people who have been to the fore in advocating for and changing attitudes to youth mental health,” said LYS’ Siobhan Wilmott, youth mental health worker.