Jamie Harrington is an 18 year old community activist from Ballymun in north Dublin, became heavily involved in his community from a very early age and developed a love for arts and music through this, At the age of 13 Jamie was running community clean ups and music events in his local youth centre (BRYR).
In just two years he has racked up a whooping 25,000 followers on Facebook for his comedy videos, you can find Jamie’s Facebook profile here. Jamie makes guest appearances in teenage discos all over Ireland and has become an internet sensation in recent months through his videos. In 2013 he became involved in TeenLine Ireland where he was an ambassador for 4 years, within those 4 years Jamie won many awards but the one that stand out the most is The Rotary International Young citizen of 2015.
He is now travelling Ireland and further talking to young people about how its ok not to be ok and its absolutely ok to ask for help and also talking about his own journey with mental health and this inspirational story