Former Donegal Sergeant warns over Garda mental health

first_img Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Twitter A former Garda Sergeant in Donegal mental health problems among Gardai will not go away without proper intervention and counselling. It comes as recent figures show that 13 Gardai have taken their own lives over the past three years.Meanwhile at least 68 officers have had to take sickness absence every year due to mental health issues during the same period with the loss of more than 16,000 days of service.Former Garda Sergeant Christy Galligan is hopeful that the Garda Wellbeing programme will see more positive outcomes of Garda members seeking help:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/ChristyGarsefrsdrtdrterdaweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twitter Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme center_img News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th WhatsApp Former Donegal Sergeant warns over Garda mental health Previous articlePackie Bonner says sport has a role to playNext articleExtensive Garda operation across Donegal to continue News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ By News Highland – May 18, 2020 Pinterest Facebook Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationslast_img read more

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