Health Information Resources

The following is a list of some recommended Health and Wellbeing websites which you may find useful:


Ask About Alcohol:  provides support and information about alcohol – how much we’re drinking, how it affects our health and mental wellbeing, and how we can gain more by drinking less


Age Action:  provides support and information on Ageing in Ireland


Breastfeeding:  provides support and information to Mothers on Breastfeeding


Dementia:  provides support, information and public awareness of Dementia


Diabetes Ireland:  provides support, information and public awareness of Diabetes


Drug and Alcohol Information and Support in Ireland:   provides support and information on drugs and alcohol


Get Ireland Active:  promotes physical activity in Ireland


Healthy Ireland:  provides information about Healthy Ireland, the government-led initiative


Health Promotion:  a HSE website which allows you to download publications on a wide range of health topics


Health Protection Surveillance Centre:  provides information for the control and prevention of infectious diseases


HSELive: for questions about health services, your entitlements, or how to access HSE health or social services in your area


Irish Cancer Society:  provides support and information about Cancer


Irish Heart Foundation:  provides support and information about heart disease and stroke  


Jigsaw:  provides support and information to young people with their mental health 


Mental Health:  provides support and information on mental health


QUIT: provides support and information to quit smoking 


Safefood: promotes awareness and knowledge of food safety and nutrition issues


SpunOut:  provides information for young people, between 16 and 25 years, about the importance of health and wellbeing, both physically and mentally 


Under the Weather:  provides practical advice on how to mind yourself or your family when you’re sick.  Information on the websitecomes from GPs and Pharmacists in Ireland