Kerry Lifeline

Congratulations to all the Cyclists, Organiser’s, Sponsors and Volunteers at Ring of Beara Cycle!

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SouthWest Counselling Centre would like to thank The Ring of Beara Committe, Cyclists, Organiser’s, Sponsors and Volunteers for their time and support!  Well done and congratulations to all. All funds raised through this event will be used solely for the provision of ongoing One to One Counselling Services at our Outreach Service in Kenmare Family […]

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Kerry Emergency Services Cycle – We’re looking for Cyclists!

Kerry Emergency Services Cycle

Best of luck to all the cyclists, organiser’s and volunteers at this Saturday’s Kerry Emergency Services Charity Cycle. The cycle starts at 10am and registration is available on line or you can register on the day. Registration is in Tralee Town Park just to the left of Ash Hall.   Something for the whole family […]

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Coping with Loss

Loss is considered to be a natural part of life – yet coping with loss is one of the most difficult challenges we will face in our lives. Grief is a natural response to loss and the more significant the loss, the deeper our grieving will be. When a loved one dies, we may experience […]

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Coping with Grief


      Whilst we may often think of grief resulting from the death of a loved one, any loss can cause grief. These losses may include divorce or the break up of a relationship, a miscarriage, loss of a pet, loss of our health, a job, a cherished dream, a friendship, financial security, or […]

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Official Launch of The Ring of Beara Cycle Kenmare

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Many thanks to all the Organisers and Committees for a enjoyable evening at The official launch of the The Ring of Beara Cycle in Kenmare. SouthWest Counselling Centre Killarney are looking for riders to participate in the Ring of Beara cycle on the 23rd of May 2015, as a Nominated Charity of this event Sponsorship […]

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Loneliness (2)

Beings, we are hard wired to connect and most of us feel the need for rewarding social contact and relationships. Loneliness is the feeling we get when our need for this type of contact is not met. Loneliness of course is not the same as being alone. We may choose to be alone and live […]

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Killarney Community College


Transition Year Students at  Killarney Community College have raised €750 in funding for SouthWest Counselling Centre through a raffle held during  a recent Fashion Show. SouthWest  Counselling Centre wish to extend a heartfelt thank you to Killarney Community College  Transition Year Students and Staff for their fundraising  support. This funding will go towards providing vital […]

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Loneliness in older adults

At SouthWest Counselling Centre we are meeting more and more elderly people who are feeling isolated and alone. What strikes me is that whilst there is a lot of emphasis on help and support for younger people there is less awareness of the availability of supports for older people. As we all know, life is […]

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Registration for the Ring of Beara Charity Cycle Kenmare  is NOW open.   SouthWest Counselling Centre are delighted to be chosen as one of the two nominated charities. SouthWest Counselling Centre provides counselling services for people in crisis and in distress. All funds raised will be used to extend our outreach services in Kenmare including […]

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Cyberbullying refers to bullying which takes place using the internet, mobile phones or other technological devices. This may be in the form of sending nasty or threatening messages, emails or photos, videos or putting such materials up on social media web pages. It can also take the form of setting up fake profiles which say […]

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