World Mental Health Day (expired)
Thursday 10 October 2019 8.00am - 11.55pm
World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health.
The Day provides an opportunity for everyone working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide. This year the focus is on Suicide Prevention.
The World Health Organisation has put together some actions we can take to raise awareness and show we care. It continues the efforts from World Suicide Prevention day that was held in September: