charity In Charley's Memory to open new base today
Burnham-On-Sea mental health charity will be formally opening
its new premises today (Tuesday).
Charley's Memory - which was set up following the death of Burnham
teenager Charley Marks in 2014 - is launching at the Manor House
in Burnham's Manor Gardens.
official opening will be held by Ben McGrail of BBC Somerset,
who will be cutting a ribbon to open the premises, which will
offer training courses and support.
launch comes after a huge fundraising campaign over the past 18
months when grants have also been given by from Burnham and Highbridge
Town Council and Sedgemoor District Council.
aim to help remove the stigma around mental health and support
young people and their families, so their well-being improves,"
said the group's Joanna Burridge-Clayton.
Charleys Memory was started in response to the death of
Charley, our founders son. Charley
took his own life in September 2014 after years of battling with
the invisible illness of mental health conditions."