Tag Archive | mental health

Video: Kota Wade – Out of the Dark

Video: Kota Wade – Out of the Dark

Today, EILE is delighted to feature Los Angeles based, Kota Wade, a singer/songwriter/social media Influencer/AWAL artist, who appeared on NBC’s The Voice, Team Gwen Stefani, Season 9.  Kota has recently released a stunning reimagined rendition of Out of the Dark, the title track from her 2018 EP. Taking an acoustic approach, the track features intimate vocals […]

Paul Middleton’s New Cover ‘We Found Love’ highlights LGBTQ Mental Health

Paul Middleton’s New Cover ‘We Found Love’ highlights LGBTQ Mental Health

Paul Middleton’s New Cover, ‘We Found Love’, celebrates healthy ‘self-love’, and brings attention to Mental Health in the LGBTQ Community. Paul comments on mental health: “We are not doing enough to tackle mental health. We need more promotion of self-love in a healthy way, and to stop using social media to project an unrealistic way […]

BeLonG To: 24/7 Text Support for LGBTI+ Youth

BeLonG To: 24/7 Text Support for LGBTI+ Youth

Growing up can be tough, and being LGBTI+ can bring more challenges. Taking the brave step of opening up to someone about your worries and fears, no matter how big or small, is worth it.  24/7 ANONYMOUS TEXT SUPPORT If you need support at any time of crisis, you can chat in confidence, 24/7, with […]

EP deplores harmful medical treatment for trans and intersex people

EP deplores harmful medical treatment for trans and intersex people

In a key vote on gender equality in mental health, the European Parliament has urged for stronger action on trans and intersex people’s mental health. The Parliament deplores that transgender people are still considered mentally ill, and highlights that this diagnosis “is a source of significant distress for transgender persons”.

LGBT Helpline and eir to Promote Positive Mental Health at Dublin Pride this Weekend

LGBT Helpline and eir to Promote Positive Mental Health at Dublin Pride this Weekend

– Helpline sees sharp increase in calls for support during Pride seaon each year –  The LGBT Helpline – the national support service for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people – is teaming up with leading telecommunications company eir this weekend to run a high-profile positive mental health awareness campaign during Dublin Pride. The […]

First All-female Duo (Who Are Also A Couple) To Do Gruelling ‘Race Around Ireland’

First All-female Duo (Who Are Also A Couple) To Do Gruelling ‘Race Around Ireland’

Lisa Jacob, former Irish International Hockey with player with 139 caps, and Nikki Dorey, a pilot with Aer Lingus and competitive triathlete, will be the first all-female duo to cycle the gruelling ultra-distance 2,150km “Race Around Ireland”. The pair will alternate cycling 3 hours on and 3 hours off for 132 hours, or 5.5 days […]

Mary McAleese to Launch “Groundbreaking” Irish LGBTI Mental Health Report

Mary McAleese to Launch “Groundbreaking” Irish LGBTI Mental Health Report

The LGBTIreland Report details the findings of a national study of the mental health and well-being of 2,264 LGBTI people in Ireland. Last year’s marriage referendum indicated the progress that has been made in Ireland over the last number of years for LGBTI people. This report shows that many LGBTI people, aged 26 and above, […]