Exchange House Ireland National Traveller Mental Health Service
Exchange House Ireland is an organisations of Travellers and Non-Travellers working together to provide leading mental health supports to the Traveller Community. The two main areas of our service are Suicide Prevention & Mental Health Promotion and Direct Mental Health Support i.e. counselling & mentoring.
Firstly, we are hear to listen to you. Secondly, we will work with you to come up with solutions to improve your, your family’s or your community’s mental health. Lastly, we can work with you one to one, in a group or in a family.
Some of our group based supports have included acting, sports, art, music, cooking and more.
with: Abuse / Sexual Violence Addiction Anger Anxiety Bullying Depression Eating problems Grief Loneliness Regret Relationships Sexuality/Gender Issues Stress Tired all the time
Age range: 16+
Time: Maximum 1 week
Do I need my parents permission if I'm under 18?: yes
How do I connect with your service?
You can self refer (if you are over 18) by calling our phone number 018721094, or you can have a friend, relative or health professional refer you to our service provided you have given them consent to do so.
If you are under 18 you will need the permission of a parent or guardian to access our services
How have your services changed due to Coronavirus?
We are still working with existing and new clients, our phone service is currently open 7 days a week 9am to 5pm.
We can support you via mobile phone, email, social media, video calls, Whats App, on our office phoneline, and with website advice.