Ray Darcy Tuesday 8 October 2019
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The Ray D'Arcy Show - Full Show
On today's show, Conor Pope on Budget 2020, Dominique McMullen on the first few months of motherhood, Thomas Mc Cann talks to Ray about the lack of supports for Traveller mental health and rugby player Rob Kearney on world egg day
The Mental Health of Traveler Community
Seven times more Traveller men and six times more Traveller women take their own lives compared to the general population, according to figures from the National Traveller Mental Health Network.
Representatives from Traveller advocate groups appeared before TDs and Senators today to highlight as part of Mental Health Awareness Week.
To discuss this futher Thomas Mc Cann member of the traveling community and Director of the Traveller Counselling Service who addressed the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community earlier today came into the studio to talk to Ray
If you are affected by any of the issues raised, you can contact:
Samaritans: freephone 116123, text 087-260 9090
Pieta House: freephone 1800-247247 or text HELP to 51444
Aware: freephone 1800-804848