Health and Wellbeing Conference

Armagh All-Ireland winner, Ois�n McConville, who will be guest speaker at the conference.
Armagh All-Ireland winner, Ois�n McConville, who will be guest speaker at the conference.

The Armagh GAA Health and Wellbeing Committee will host an open day and conference in the Ceannáras building at the Athletic Grounds on Saturday (9 May).

The main focus ot the day will be on mental health and wellbeing, and associated matters. A number of health and wellbeing agencies will also be present on the day, including Mens Sana Health from Portadown, Action Cancer, Stroke Association and the Samaritans. The Samaritans will focus on suicide awareness and prevention, and there will be a representative of the organisation present to address those in attendance.

Age NI will also have information leaflets for all those in attendance. The keynote guest speaker on the day will be Armagh All-Ireland winner, Oisín McConville.

The conference begins at 10am and is open to all GAA members and non-members in Armagh, and to anyone who may have an interest in promoting health issues within GAA and sports clubs.

Further details and useful resources on mental health and wellbeing can be found by visiting: www.armaghgaa.net/health-wellbeing