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Why I've changed my mind about binge-drinking

Having drank too much one night in college, Sean talks about why we should look at changing our attitudes to binge-drinking

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Why we need to fix the direct provision system

Criodán talks about the problems with direct provision and why we need to support asylum seekers who come to Ireland

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Why we should all lobby our politicans

SpunOut.ie volunteer Ross has plenty of experience lobbying politicians and shares some of the benefits of it

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Why we seriously need better mental health services

This SpunOut.ie reader writes an open letter to the government about the lack of mental health facilities

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My poem on supporting my friend who is suicidal

Bridget talks about why we need to have open conversations about our mental health and suicide

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My experience living with Bipolar Affective Disorder

Joseph talks about his experience with bipolar and how his support system has really helped

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Working as a camp counsellor can help build important life skills

Isabel talks about the important skills she learned that will help with any job in the future

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What do you think of politics, politicians and political parties?

SpunOut.ie wants to hear your opinions. Help other young people across Ireland get informed before voting

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My favourite alcohol-free activities in Dublin

SpunOut.ie volunteer Niamh has some ideas for fun activities you can do around Dublin that don't revolve around drinking

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Write for SpunOut.ie's Quit Smoking campaign

SpunOut.ie is looking for anyone aged 16-25 who wants to help open up conversations about alcohol

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How I think my drug addiction started

This SpunOut.ie reader talks about their addiction to drugs and how with the support of family they're on the road to recovery

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Why going on Erasmus can be your best college experiences

Many people are nervous about going on Erasmus but Robert talks about some of the great experiences it brings

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