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Healthy Ireland


Kilkenny County Council Library Service is part of a national initiative funded by Healthy Ireland. This programme “Healthy Ireland at your Library” has established libraries as a valuable source of health information, with a focus on 

  • -       Healthy childhood
  • -       Healthy eating and active living
  • -       Positive ageing
  • -       Tobacco 
  • -       Alcohol
  • -       Mental health


It provides for a core book collection and ebooks and eaudiobooks on health and wellbeing. Talks, discussions and workshops will be offered in an ongoing programme in library branches.

Books on Health and wellbeing – large collection of books  on health and wellbeing.
Online health information 

Programmes and events – talks, discussions and workshops relating to various health and wellbeing topics

Check out Current Events here

Healthy Ireland Information Videos

Health Information – guidance on access to information

 Heathy Ireland Logos