New Psychiatric Unit reflects much better understanding of mental health needs – HSE

Junior Health Mnister Kathleen Lynch is en route to Letterkenny General Hospital for the opening of the new Department of Psychiatry Admissions Unit.

Kevin Mills is Director of Nursing with the Donegal Mental Health service.

He says while the new unit is far more suited to the current needs of people with mental health problems, its predecessor at St Conal's Hospital did serve the community well at a time when there was far less understanding of the issue................