MenPower is a 12 week training programme, developed by a collective of organisations, to help men learn to build their mental and physical fitness. The Interagency Advisory Group (IAG) is central to training, programme planning, quality assurance and delivery. MenPower also have a practice group that support programme staff to review client progression pathways. Both groups are central to the effective functioning of the overall programme. Information on our partner organisations can be obtained by pressing this link.
Contact: Patricia Kelly, Employment Officer Offaly
PHONE 086 145 1074
MABS -(Money Advice & Budgeting Service)
MABS (Money Advice & Budgeting Service) offers free, confidential, non-judgmental advice for anyone experiencing financial difficulty. Co-Ordinator of the local office, Mary Errity, says “we see people every day who are too afraid to face their financial difficulties and we strongly encourage anyone in that situation to get in touch”.
Call Tullamore office 0761 072710 9am-5pm Mon-Fri
Call the Helpline 0761 072000 9am-8pm Mon-Fri
The Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service Pieta (SBLS)
The Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service Pieta (SBLS) is a free & confidential service that provides assistance & support to families & individuals grieving the death of a loved one by suicide. The Suicide Bereavement Liaison Officer (SBLO) can meet with you or your family in your own home, a centre or at a location that best suits you. You may have specific questions about some of the difficult practical issues following the death of your loved one, for example: the grieving process, how to speak to a child about what has happened, the role of the coroner, the inquest etc. You may want guidance or assistance in accessing a therapeutic service, or even just want to talk with somebody about what has happened. We can also offer support to communities that have been impacted by suicide, through public talks and training. In any case we welcome your call.
Suicide Bereavement Liaison Officer