Health & Wellbeing

County Health and Wellbeing Committee

County Health and Wellbeing Committee Background

As per motion passes at congress 2013, each county from the 1st January 2014 to put in place a County Health and Wellbeing committee.
Donegal County Board set up this committee at a County Board meeting in February.


  • To assist the county board and the clubs in identifying and responding to the Health and wellbeing needs of our members in a planned and appropriate manner, both directly through appropriate GAA programmes and by way of signposting to the partnering with relevant local services providersfor training/education delivery.
  • Liaise with Provincial Council and Croke Park for support, direction and assistance.
  • The County Health and Wellbeing Committee shall establish a baseline audit of programmes and training/education needsin the county
  • The County Health and wellbeing Committee shall put in place an action plan addressing these needs over a 2/3 year period.
  • The committee will liaise with relevant outside agencies and engage their assistance in delivering the action plan.
  • This committee will make available resources to clubs to promote health, as provided by Ulster Council, Croke Park and other external Statutory, Voluntary, or Community agencies.
  • This committee will provide support, advice and signposting to clubs on health related matters.
  • The chairperson will present a report on the work of the committee at County Committee meetings.
  • The committee will produce a written report to county convention to be included on the agenda and in the Convention Booklet.

Committee Members

  • Marian McNulty Chairperson

Contact Marian on E-MAIL or Tele 086/8506405

  • Noirin Ni Dhochartaigh (Secretary)
  • Sean Dunnion (County Chairman
  • Gary Duffy
  • Sarah Toye
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