Samaritans launch campaign to target those most at risk in Donegal

first_img News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – July 20, 2018 DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest Previous articleMurray wins appeal to line out against DonegalNext articleEU must shift its stance on the Irish border – May News Highland AudioHomepage BannerNews Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Harps come back to win in Waterford Samaritans has launched a new awareness campaign to target those most in need of emotional support across County Donegal.There were 20 deaths by suicide recorded in County Donegal in 2016, including 13 men and 7 women.Provisional figures from the Central Statistics Office show 12 people died by suicide in the county last year, with investigations continuing into other sudden deaths in the area.Samaritans Regional Director for Ireland Cindy O’Shea was speaking on today’s Nine til Noon Show:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/samaritfgfgfgfans1pm-2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Samaritans launch campaign to target those most at risk in Donegal Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Google+ Pinterest Google+ Facebook Twitter WhatsApp FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Twitterlast_img read more

Police in Strabane issue warning over cold callers

first_img WhatsApp Google+ By News Highland – March 11, 2020 Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Homepage BannerNews Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Twitter Previous articleHundreds of homes without water at BridgendNext articleCalls for appointment of ‘specific Mica planner’ News Highland Twittercenter_img Google+ Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Police in Strabane are reminding people to be conscious of cold callers.Its after a number of people purporting to represent O2 entered the home of a vulnerable person in the Ballee Road area yesterday morning.Police say they received a report of suspicious activity in the Ballee Road area of Strabane at around 11 o’clock yesterday morning.Its believed, people claiming to represent 02 had entered the house of a vulnerable person and, during their time there, one of them walked around the house unaccompanied whilst the other spoke with the victim.Sensitive personal information was given to the suspects which Police say could have resulted in significant loss.Police are appealing to anyone who may have had a similar incident or noticed any persons calling at houses or acting suspiciously in the Ballee Road area to come forward.People are advised that if they have concerns about a cold caller to not open the door and report it to police and to look out for elderly or vulnerable relatives/neighbours. Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Police in Strabane issue warning over cold callers WhatsApp Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationslast_img read more