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Keep Well - Dial -a-Story

Tuesday 30/03/2021 10:00

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The Government Plan for Living with COVID-19: Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021 highlights the important role that individual and community resilience will play in contributing to our ongoing response to COVID-19. This campaign is aimed at showing people of all ages how we can mind our own physical and mental health and wellbeing by adding healthy and helpful habits to our daily and weekly routines.  It will provide guidelines, information, and tips on how we can make a plan to do things that are good for us everyday. The campaign website will be hosted on gov.ie/healthyireland, and will signpost to information about resources and initiatives that will be available through the Local Authorities and other partners.

Kilkenny County Council Keep Well Webpage: https://www.kilkennycoco.ie/eng/Publications/COVID-19-Information/Wellbeing

Kilkenny County Council Library Service is supporting this campaign with a range of initiatives as below.

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Keep Well and Stay Connected with Dial- A-Story                                                                    

 This storyline for adults is an initiative of Kilkenny County Council Library Service . There are 10 stories, To hear a story, callers ring the free phone number 1800 300309 and then press a number between 0 and 9.

 The stories are by local authors including some from Loughboy Writers’ Group and Thomastown Writers’ Group, who met in their local library. The stories are read by library staff.

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