Category: Health & Wellness

Launch of MindFit mental health awareness workshops

October 10th, 2018

Ulster GAA are delighted to be able to offer, MindFit, a mental health awareness workshop developed by AWARE in conjunction with Ulster GAA which aims to promote resilience and emotional intelligence

Sport Clubs encouraging lifelong participation

September 4th, 2017

Last week a Multi-Sport Volunteering Forum ‘Stay in the Game – Promoting Lifelong Well-being in Sport’ explored interesting and innovative ways to keep people active in sports clubs long after they’ve finished playing.

Ulster GAA supports LGBTQIA through the RESPECT Campaign

August 31st, 2017

Ulster GAA and Derry GAA, in conjunction with National GAA, provided bibs and banners for the first ever Gaelic Football team to take part in the Football v Homophobia initiative which was included in the Foyle Pride Festival on August 25th and 26th in Derry City.

Three big sports put focus on Health and Wellbeing

August 7th, 2017

The joint sports partnership of Ulster GAA, Ulster Rugby and the Irish FA Foundation are hosting a Multi-Sport Volunteering Forum ‘Stay in the Game – Promoting lifelong wellbeing through sport’ on Thursday 31st August 2017 from 6:30pm-9pm in the Athletic Grounds, Armagh GAA.

Gaels urged to take care on the roads

August 4th, 2017

Supporter travelling to tomorrow’s All Ireland Quarter Final games at Croke Park are urged to exercise caution on the roads over a busy Bank Holiday weekend.

New social media campaign aims to improve mental health

June 23rd, 2017

Ulster GAA in partnership with the Public Health Agency (PHA) is launching a new social media campaign aimed at improving mental and emotional wellbeing. The social media campaign is based around Take 5 Steps to Wellbeing and includes short films featuring five Ulster GAA Mental Health Ambassadors.

Ulster GAA proud to support World Blood Donor Day

June 14th, 2017

In support of World Blood Donor Day this Wednesday, June 14th, Ulster GAA has teamed up with the Irish Blood Transfusion Service, Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service and the Public Health Agency, to raise awareness of this vital service, and ultimately to increase blood donations through our “Blood Sub” campaign.