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In conversation with… Aoife McGillicuddy

In conversation with… Aoife McGillicuddy

February 07th 2019

We chatted with Jigsaw Hero Aoife McGillicuddy who has just signed up to take part in the Jigsaw Croke Park...

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Jigsaw and Killary Gaelforce join forces for 2019

Jigsaw and Killary Gaelforce join forces for 2019

January 25th 2019

We're delighted that Jigsaw will be the exclusive charity partner for all Killary Gaelforce events for 2019. That...

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Why I hiked 1000km for Jigsaw

Why I hiked 1000km for Jigsaw

January 21st 2019

Michael Quinn works for Lidl's Westport store. Last summer he challenged himself to hike the length of...

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First Fortnight: highlights for young people

First Fortnight: highlights for young people

January 01st 2019

It wouldn’t be January without the First Fortnight Festival giving us good reasons to venture out in the...

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Presenting issues: Sleep difficulties

Presenting issues: Sleep difficulties

December 30th 2018

“Sleep is the single most effective thing we can do to reset our brain and body health each day...

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Presenting Issues: Family Problems

Presenting Issues: Family Problems

December 30th 2018

Family problems have continuously been among the top reasons that young people seek support from Jigsaw. Ecological Systems Theory Jigsaw...

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Presenting issues: Anger

Presenting issues: Anger

December 30th 2018

At Jigsaw, anger is a top issue reported by young people who come to us for support. Anger is the...

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Presenting Issues: Self-Criticism

Presenting Issues: Self-Criticism

December 30th 2018

In Jigsaw, self-criticism is a prominent issue for those in their late teens and early twenties. It is...

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Presenting Issues: Low Self-Esteem

Presenting Issues: Low Self-Esteem

December 30th 2018

In the 1960s, the sociologist Morris Rosenberg used the term self-esteem to describe a person’s overall...

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