Our CEO Gary Jacobson recently weighed in on the pandemic and it’s impact on the mental health of individuals and the community at large in an article for Thinklocal.com.au.
“Whether it’s carers of older people, those living alone, or those missing out on organised sport; all those people that weren’t at risk before are now at risk, and those who were already at risk are clearly much more vulnerable,” said Jacobson.
Read more about the widespread social impacts of the pandemic on our mental health in this recent article.
If you or someone you know is struggling with mental health issues, call Lifeline on 13 11 14 or CCNB on 1300 002 262. Lifeline is always in need of public donations and volunteers are always welcome at CCNB. Visit lifeline.org.au or ccnb.com.au, respectively.