14 Aug 2022

Community fundraising boost for Jigsaw Offaly

Community fundraising boost for Jigsaw Offaly

Community spirit has been reigning supreme in Offaly in recent weeks.

Many organisations have been raising funds for Jigsaw Offaly through a variety of community initiatives such as raffles, fundraising draws and more.

Chancery Park Residents Association donated €500 to Jigsaw, presenting the cheque at the new Hub on 2 Cormac Street.

Pictured here are Chancery Park Residents Association members Marie Egan, Michael Harrington, Orla Fitzpatrick, Clodagh Harrington & Saoirse Sheerin presenting a cheque for €500 to Youth & Community Engagement Worker, Angela Ryan Whyte.

Transition Year students at St. Mary’s Secondary School, Edenderry also presented Jigsaw with a cheque for €100 this week, which they raised in their school.

Jigsaw Offaly is a Youth Mental Health service for 12-25 year olds living in Co. Offaly, where young people can avail of one-to-one support with a Clinical Support Worker.

Jigsaw Offaly is a confidential FREE service which has helped more than 1,200 young people since its inception in 2012. Support is available by appointment; contact Jigsaw at 057 9352871 for further details. Located in a bright new premises on 2 Cormac Street, directly across the street from the old Hub, the team look forward to helping young people from Offaly access support in times of need.

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