Donegal IFA chief urges distressed farmers to seek help as suicide prevention group reports…


first_img Twitter WhatsApp News By News Highland – November 8, 2013 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Facebook WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterestcenter_img Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ The Chairperson of Donegal IFA has said he is not surprised at yesterday’s news there’s been a 300 per-cent rise in calls to a suicide prevention and bereavement organisation over the past six months.Financial worries and rural isolation are among some of the main issues being expressed to Console by distressed farmers.PJ McMonagle says pressure of losing REPS payments and the impact of recent poor weather is taking its toll.Mr McMonagle has called on farmers who feel they need help to reach out:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/pjifaconsole.mp3[/podcast] Donegal IFA chief urges distressed farmers to seek help as suicide prevention group reports huge rise in calls RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleLegacy of Michael Collins to be examined at Letterkenny history nightNext articleAdrienne Mc Glinchey settles High Court action against Garda Comissioner and the State News Highland Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebooklast_img