Recognition for mental health work

Certificates: Mayor Chris Walker

Certificates: Mayor Chris Walker

First published in Local News

THE work of mental health volunteers has been recognised.

Volunteers from Advocacy Together Southend which helps represent people with mental health issues, have received City and Guilds qualifications.

The group, which received certificates from Southend mayor Chris Walker, has dealt with more than 100 cases, giving more than 1,148 hours of their time since January alone.

Volunteers help people with appeals, welfare applications, child access, complaints, employment and housing issues, among other assistance.

To volunteer, email pc-southendadvocacy@togetheruk.

org or call 01702 349191.

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11:32am Sun 3 Aug 14

Rio25 says...

Great news for a much needed service, well done and thank you to the kind volunteers
Great news for a much needed service, well done and thank you to the kind volunteers Rio25
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