Category Archives: AMH News

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#12 Cuts of Christmas

As festive funding cuts are announced by each Department across the Northern Ireland Executive, Action Mental Health provides an insight into the impact of budgetary cuts and what they will


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Volunteer of the Year

A former AMH client has been awarded the Marsh Trust NI Regional Volunteer of the Year Award for his volunteering role with Barnardo’s. Many congratulations to Lee Maddocks who has been volunteering


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‘Taking the Elephant out of the Room’

Mental illness remains the ‘elephant in the room’, whether at home, work or school. It’s an issue that we are aware of but choose to avoid talking about. Here at


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Men’s Shed Champions!

Many Congratulations to our Men’s Shed, Steeple Antrim who won the Community Champion award from the South Antrim Community network. This award is ‘in recognition of the valuable contribution to an


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Everything Goes …..

The play ‘Everything Goes…’ was performed yesterday morning in the recently refurbished training area of AMH New Horizons in Downpatrick.  Clients have been working collaboratively over the past few months


Congratulations Michael!

Martial Arts Medallist “Taking Action on Mental Health”   Congratulations to Michael Coyle from AMH New Horizons Foyle who recently competed in two rounds of the Martial Arts Championship in which


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Richard and Ken’s “Wee Walk” for AMH

Local men Richard Simms and Ken Strang are trekking to Everest Base Camp in Nepal to raise funds for both Action Mental Health and the Child Heartbeat Trust. Humorously and


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#Movember at AMH

Movember is the largest global men’s health charity with campaigns in 21 countries. The message asks men (known as Mo Bros, supported by female Mo Sistas)) to grow a moustache for the