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General Information,
Glencolmcille Parish

Gleann Cholm Cille Web Site: Anyone wishing to contribute to the Glencolmcille website please contact webmaster@glencolmcille.ie.

Killybegs Community Hospital Visiting Times: afternoon visiting times: 2 pm to 4:30 pm, and 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.

White Oak Rehabilitation Centre: Are you concerned about yours or someone else's drinking/drug taking? Would you like help and advice from professional addiction counsellors? White Oaks Rehabiitation Centre is a 30 day residential treatment centre offering counselling and support to people and their families. For more information contact 9384400.

Pre-school immunisation is available in the Carrick Health Care Centre on Mondays and Wednesdays. Please contact the Health Centre for an appointment on 074 9739380.

Gym Naomh Columba The Gym opening hours are as follows: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 2-9 pm, Tuesday and Friday 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and 4-9 pm. Saturday 10.20 am - 1.00 pm. A qualified instructor will be on site during the Wednesday and Thursday evening sessions. Anyone who wishes to get a programme please call in on these evenings.

Keeping Warm Community Initiative: Information packs containing advice and information of support schemes together with a room temperature guide and a sample energy saver light bulb is available free of charge to people in receipt of social welfare payments.

Tax Clinic in Killybegs, next door to Credit Union, Saturday mornings 10am - 12 noon for the month of May 2010. For an appointment contact Mabel at 086 607911.

Diane Donnelly, Carers Development Officer: Are you caring for an Older Person and would like more information regarding entitlements, respite, support groups and other support services? Diane Donnelly, Carers Development Officer will be holding a number of Information Drop-In Clinics in the Killybegs Community Hospital on the 2nd Friday of every month from 12 noon - 2.00 pm. For more information you can contact Diane on 087 2770103.

Mother & Toddler Group: Meet every Wednesday at 11.00 am in the Old School, Carrick. Everyone is welcome, parents, guardians, childminders, babies and toddlers.

Aware Relative Group: A support group for relatives of people who experience depression meets on the 1st Monday of every month at 8.00 pm in the "Create a Link" Art Studio, beside the Profiles Building, 4A Pearse Street, Letterkenny. Phone 074 9735030 for a free information pack. The sufferers group also meets every Tuesday at 8pm in the same venue.

Grow: If you are seeking peace of mind or dealing with anxiety, depression or panic attacks then why not give GROW a try. GROW is a 12 step program working in a confidential weekly meeting helping face life's problems within a caring and sharing environment. For further information contact Elaine at the GROW office on 074 9161628 or Mary on 087 2330297.

Bereavement Support Group: A support group for parents who have been bereaved through the death of a child has been set up in South West Donegal. The group meet every last Tuesday of the month at 7 pm in the Day Care Centre, Killybegs Community Hospital. Every bereaved parent is welcome.

Alcochol & Drug Use: Anyone seeking help or advice on alcohol and drug use can contact the White Oaks Rehabilitaiton Centre, Derryvane, Muff, County Donegal on 087 9384400.

The Donegal Domestic Violence Service provides a 24 hour helpline, a locally based Domestic Violence Clinic service and crisis accommodation for women and children who are at risk or have suffered physical, emotional, sexual or financial abuse. The Donegal Domestic Violence Service can provide housing / legal / benefits / advocacy information, referrals and domestic violence counselling support. Awareness Training and Education Service is also available. The Donegal Domestic Violence Service holds clinics locally in Killybegs on Tuesday mornings. Contact the 24 hour helpline to make an appointment. 24 helpline 1800 26 26 77, national free phone helpline: 1800 341 900.

Narcotics Anonymous: Are you in recovery? Do you desire to stay clean? We are interested in establishing a new N.A. group in Donegal Town. If you would like to be a part of the group, please phone/text 087 2879707 or email taborhouse2004@eircom.net

British Pensions: If you are in receipt of a British Pension or have not claimed a British Pension and you are a man born between 6th April 1933 - 24th October 1944, you may be entitled to an increased pension and arrears. All other information on British Pensions, even if you only worked in Britain for one year is also available. For further information contact The Congress Resource Centre, Letterkenny 074 9128010.