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“COVID-19 has put things into perspective” Tara Ní Raghallaigh from ITSSU talks about her mental health activism

“COVID-19 has put things into perspective” Tara Ní Raghallaigh from ITSSU talks about her mental health activism

Tara Ní Raghallaigh just recently won the award for “Outstanding Mental Activist of the Year”. With STAND News she talked about her activism for mental health also in terms of her job as the Welfare Officer of IT Sligo Students’ Union. COVID-19 brings new challenges for her activism but she also noticed a different kind of awareness for mental health issues.

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Who are the Hygiene Bank Dublin?

Who are the Hygiene Bank Dublin?

Basic hygiene is a social justice issue. It’s not a privilege to feel clean and we all deserve a life with dignity. However, many people locked in poverty or those who find themselves in times of crisis find their options restricted. That’s why The Hygiene Bank Dublin collects, sorts and distributes donated products to a network of community partners that support those of us who are struggling.

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