Funding boost for crisis intervention service ‘welcome news’ – McGinley

Sinn Féin Councillor Emma McGinley has welcomed news that the Health Minister has allocated almost £500,000 to support the Community Crisis Intervention Service.

Councillor McGinley said:

“The announcement of almost £500,000 by the health minister for the Community Crisis Intervention Service is welcome news.

“This project helps to save lives and provides vital support to vulnerable people.  

“We are dealing with a mental health crisis across our communities and projects like this play a huge role in helping to tackle it.

“The Community Crisis Intervention Service has made over 900 critical interventions to help people in need which shows the importance of continuing this pro