Macra Na Feirme calls for more youth Mental Health in rural areas

Macra Na Feirme has joined calls on the government to make more resources available for Mental Health Services for young people.

The HSE has admitted that their services in this area are stretched with 2,000 children and adolescents on waiting lists for appointments - the biggest waiting lists are in rural areas.

Macra Na Feirme represents 8,000 young farmers and rural young people in Ireland - Its National Presidents is Alan Jagoe:

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