Local Councillor fears mental health issues will increase


With the Country having moved into level 5 restrictions since midnight a local Councillor has expressed concerns that we do not have the adequate resources in mental health to deal with an expected pandemic.


The Concerns have been raised by Manorhamilton MD Councillor Padraig Fallon who says the restrictions this time round will have an even greater impact on the mental health of those most vulnerable.


The Sinn Fein Councillor says that already the number of those seeking mental health treatment has risen since at an alarming rate: