Bernie McCrory, CAWT Chief Officer retires

Bernie McCrory has retired as Chief Officer of CAWT after more than 40 years in the Public Service, Bernie has been Chief Officer for 16 years working to promote cross border health and social care services in NI and ROI with partners across Scotland, Canada, Greenland, Iceland and Norway as well as other European Union Partner Countries. Bernie was awarded an MBE in 2014 for her services to health and social care provision in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Prior to taking up this role, Bernie worked as a Hospital Manager in Tyrone County and the Erne Hospitals for more than […]

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New Tender Now Open Again for New Providers! – ‘MACE Project’ Children’s / Family Services

Now Open Again for New Providers! The EU INTERREGVA MACE Project (Children’s / Family Services) is seeking Providers to deliver Trauma Informed and Trauma Specific Interventions in border areas of RoI. Registered providers can access the tender documentation and request to participate in a Zoom information session on Tues 7th September at 10.30am. Tender Flyer Click link to view tender application

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‘Health and Hope in your Hands’ – Ireland’s First Online Recovery College Launched

As we continue on the path towards Covid-19 recovery, it is more important than ever that people have access to the tools and resources to support their mental health and wellbeing. That was the message from the Innovation Recovery Project, a cross-border mental health education initiative, who has announced the launch of its online Recovery College – mymentalhealthrecovery.com – which will bring digital enabled mental health services to a wider audience living within Northern Ireland and the border counties of the Republic of Ireland. The first of its kind across the island of Ireland, the online college was jointly launched […]

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Storyteller Creative Recovery Programmes

Recruitment is now taking place for the EU INTERREG VA funded “Storyteller Creative Recovery Programmes” with Verbal across the CAWT regions. Each free programme runs for 6 weeks and is suitable for adults looking to make a positive change in their mental wellbeing. Download programme Contact our Health Promotion Officer on creative-recovery@theverbal.co for more information or to enrol.

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Online Recovery College Coming Soon

Innovation Recovery College goes Digital Part of the EU INTERREG VA (CAWT) Innovation Recovery (I.R) Project The EU INTERREG VA – Innovation Recovery Project team are delighted to announce the launch of the online Recovery College MyMentalHealthRecovery.com on the 1st of June 2021.  The online college will be jointly launched Minister for Health, Robin Swann (NI) and Minister for Mental Health and Older People (Ireland), Mary Butler. We are also delighted that Professor Siobhan O’Neil (NI Mental Health Champion) will deliver the keynote address as part of the launch.  Siobhan will be will be joined a number of other advocates […]

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