Archways’ News

Oireachtas Committee on Mental Health

Archways met with the Oireachtas Sub-Committee on Mental Health today to discuss the impact of the Changing Lives Initiative.

Christina Riordan, Project Manager, Changing Lives Initiative, delivered the opening statement on behaf of Changing Lives Initiative/Archways. Christina was joined by Hugh Doogan (CEO) and Dr Sean McDonnell (Deputy CEO). You can read the opening statement here: Changing Lives Initiative ADHD Programme Opening Statement to the Oireachtas Committee on Mental Health

Thank you to Cathaoirleach Senator Frances Black and members of the committee for the opportunity. #changinglives #sharingthevision

We were joined at the committee by representatives of ADHD Ireland.

The programme is currently being rolled out in Louth and Meath thanks to funding from HSE Mental Health Operations in supporting the implementation of the recommendations of the national mental health policy ‘Sharing the Vision’.