You Looking At Me?

The short film, 'You looking at me', was made to highlight the impact racism and discrimination is having on the Traveller community and their mental health.  It was written and performed by members of the Irish Traveller community, and can be found online at:  'You looking at me' is part of the 'John Boy Trilogy' which is available at:

What Does He Need?

Have you ever come across the ‘What Does He Need’ project, which explores how men and boys are shaped by and influence the world they live in?  If not, you might like to check it out at:

Movember 2022

For many people, the month of November is now synonymous with ‘Movember’ - when people across the world join forces to help to change the face of men’s health.  Find out more at:

Launch of Men’s Attitudes Now Survey Findings

Taking place on Friday 18th November 2022, this online event will mark the launch of the final report from the 'Men’s Attitudes Now' (MAN) survey conducted by the Men’s Development Network.  The survey ran from May to October 2022, and sought to understand men’s concepts of masculinity and gender.  It gathered insights into how men feel about themselves and their role in society.  Book a place at:

No Man is an Island Conference 2022

Tickets are now on sale for the ‘No Man is an Island: Creating Communities and Nurturing Networks’ conference.  This event aims to bring together key speakers, experts and practitioners, along with leading academics who are forging new ground in our understanding of men and boys’ health and wellbeing issues.  The conference is aimed at professionals, academics, politicians, employers, charities, public bodies and anyone in equality, diversity and inclusion roles.  It will take place on Friday 25th November 2022, from 9.30am - 5.30pm, in The Stoller Hall, Hunts Bank, Manchester, M3 1DA.  Find out more at:

Gambling and Young People

Did you know that 55,000 11-16-year-olds in the UK are problem gamblers, and that 12 studies have shown a link between purchasing 'Loot Boxes' in video games and problem gambling? ...  Youth Work Alliance is, currently, working with YGAM to offer fully funded City & Guilds assured online training for youth-facing-staff on the topic of gaming and gambling related harm.  These sessions aim to enable professionals to safeguard young people by developing their critical-thinking and decision-making skills.  Workshop content includes: gaming and gambling related harm; advertising and regulation; mental health and wellbeing; the blurred lines between gaming and gambling; how to spot signs of harm; and where to get help and support.  On completion of the training, attendees are given access to download a wide range of award-winning resources.  To find out more, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Life after Cancer - Breaking the Taboo for Men

The Irish Cancer Society Research Team and the LIAM MC Trial are delighted to host a hybrid event titled: 'Life after Cancer: Breaking the Taboo for Men'.  This will take place on Friday 25th November 2022, in St. Peter's, Cork City, from 5.45pm - 7.00pm.  Attendees can opt to come to the event in person or watch the event online via a live stream.  The goal is to support men through cancer and life beyond.  This event will include a panel discussion between health care professionals and people affected by cancer, and will offer men affected by cancer coping tools for during and after treatment.  Tea and coffee will be available upon arrival at 5.45pm, and the panel discussion will start at 6.00pm.  There will be a Q&A session after the panel discussion - during which online and in-person attendees can ask the speakers questions.  Tickets are free, but registration is essential: