Solas Drop-In Centre hosting Suicide Prevention Awareness event in Westerna Hotel this evening

The Solas Drop-In Centre is hosting a suicide prevention awareness event in the Westerna Hotel this evening.

The free event, described as a gathering of a concerned community to address the sensitive issue of suicide and suicide prevention, will begin at half 7 and registration for the event will open at 7 pm.

There will be talks from several speakers who will share their stories about how their lives have been touched by suicide.

Miffy Hoad, a development officer with Mental Health Ireland for Cavan/Monaghan, will also speak about the importance of mental health and resilience in the community.

Alice O’Neill spoke to The Wider View about the event: