Gore Community Mental Health team staff (from left) Southland Addictions Services alcohol and drug counsellor Wenerei Winiata, registered nurse Maddie Jackson, Gore Child and Family Mental Health Services social worker Debbie Griffith-Smith, registered nurse Vicki Cowie and social worker Tania Walker invite people to celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week by taking part in a free sausage sizzle next Thursday at The Warehouse, Gore. Ms Cowie said staff would give away packs with information promoting good mental health.
‘‘It’s giving tips on self-care.’’
Staff members will be available to talk to people about the mental health services available.
Mental Health Awareness week runs from next Monday to Sunday and the Gore sausage sizzle will be held next Thursday from 11am.
PHOTO: SANDY EGGLESTON