Two Limerick organisations to receive VHI funding

The Southill Hub.

TWO Limerick organisations are beneficiaries of the Vhi Health and Wellbeing Fund.

The Southill Hub, which works with runs youth clubs, provides social activities, and operates a community café, was named as one beneficiaries.

With Vhi’s support, the Hub plans to deliver a physical fitness programme with an additional focus on mental wellbeing.

This will include strategies for combatting anxiety in young people.

NiteLine is a student-run listening and information service for third-level students.

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The organisation provides an anonymous, confidential, non-judgemental, and non-directive phone line and instant messaging service to students of ten colleges.

Funding received will support their “Project Bloom”, expanding their service and opening a branch in Limerick.