The new Havin’ a Laugh Outdoor Taster Sessions are being launched in collaboration with the NUIGalway NEAR Health Project. Be part of the research, get outdoors and have a laugh!
NEAR Health, NUIGalway is a three year research project jointly funded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Health Service Executive (HSE) to investigate how Nature and Environment can help everyone Attain and Restore health. We collaborate with communities to co-create inclusive nature-based solutions that promote and restore health and wellbeing, helping us value and care for a healthy environment. This project supports the implementation of the EPA Strategic Plan 2016-2020 – ‘Our Environment, Our wellbeing’ and Healthy Ireland, the national framework for action to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Ireland. (http://nuigalway.ie/near-heal
Accredited research is essential for the sustainability of charities like ourselves and for establishing science based evidence of the benefits of service we provide.