On Father’s Day Sunday, June 16 First Light who support parents and families that have lost a child suddenly, is holding a Galway Mile in Memory Walk starting at 12:00pm from Leisureland, Salthill Road Galway.
The mile in memory walk is an opportunity for parents, families and friends across Galway to come together and walk in remembrance of all children or young persons who died suddenly.
FirstLight (formerly I.S.I.D.A ) established in 1977, provides crisis intervention and free professional counselling services throughout Ireland to bereaved parents and family members who have suddenly lost a child or young person. In 2017 over 2,000 children and family members received professional support from FirstLight.
Registration for the walk starts at 11:00am outside the Leisureland centre with the walk commencing at 12:00pm.
The walk is open to everyone and you can register by phoning Emer Henley on 086-3642886