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How I look after my wellbeing as a young trans person Lee talks about how we can all build a supportive environment for young trans people's mental health

Dear 2020: Why I've decided to focus on my happiness This reader talks about how 2020 showed them the importance of appreciating themselves and their personality

Dear 2020: What I've learned about my relationships this year This reader reflects on 2020 and the important lessons they learned about themselves and the people around them

Dear 2020: Looking back at the year that changed everything Take some time to write a #Dear2020 letter to yourself that you can look back on in a few months

Join the Gaisce Glas Summit to build a better future A.J. talks about the Gaisce climate justice programme and how you can get involved in the #pushforchange

Why I changed from the pill to the contraceptive bar Ann talks about trying different types of contraceptives and talking to your GP about your options

How I found the right therapist for me If you're not finding your current therapist helpful, you can always try others to find the one that's best for you

How I felt coming out as trans in school Ronan talks about the positive steps his school took to support his transition, as well as the challenges he faced

How I support my mental health during lockdown Edi talks about his coping strategies to support his mental health

My experience graduating college during the pandemic Jades talks about the difficulties of graduating and trying to find a job.

Why I decided to delete my social media Patrick talks about what led him to delete his social media, and why others should do the same.

How my arthritis has changed my life Emily talks about how Invisible Disabilities Ireland helps young people across Ireland