charity launches new mental health first aid course
Burnham-On-Sea charity set up in memory of a teenager who took
his own life is to hold a training course on mental first aid
Marks, 18, took his own life in September 2014 and the charity
'In Charley's Memory' was set up in his name to support young
people and those affected by mental health.
course - Mental Health First Aid - starts on Wednesday and will
help people to spot the early signs of mental health, help others
with mental health problems, prevent self-harm, help sufferers
to recover, guide people to support and reduce the stigma around
to generous funding from Somerset Skills & Learning we have
our first Mental Health First Aid Course coming up, it is only
£30 per person," said a spokeswoman.
starts on 9th March from 9am-1pm and runs for four mornings on
March 9th, 10th, 16th & 17th at our base at the Manor House
in Burnham's Manor Gardens."
more details, contact In Charleys Memory, St Andrews Suite,
Manor House, Manor Road, Burnham-on-Sea or call 01278 773403 or