Fr Michael Toomey is a Clonmel based priest who is urging people to look after themselves.
In a homily last week, in which Fr Michael Toomey reflected on a local tragedy, he urged those who need help to ask for it.
As part of his role, Fr Toomey often comes across people who are going through suffering – be it to do with finance, relationships, employment, or any number of things.
He says that people need to be open about suicide and mental health problems – and says the government needs to step up to help tackle the crisis.
Fr Toomey joined Fran in studio on Monday: