Donegal to benefit from Healthy Community Programme funding

Thirteen counties are to benefit in a share of almost €5 million in funding under the Healthy Community Programme.

The funding will be used to deliver increased health and wellbeing services in 19 different communities.

They include the Gaeltacht and Inishowen areas in Donegal.

Minister for Public Health and Wellbeing Frank Feighan says the funding will be used for 'social prescribing':