You're invited to have some fun and do good at the same time by attending the Beyond THE STIGMA Gala at the Veneto Club - 191 Bulleen Rd, Bulleen on 18 August 2017 from 6.30pm-11.30pm. Grab your tickets HERE which range between $30 and $85 with children 4 years and under going free.
It's going to be an evening of fun, coupled with the serious business of raising awareness for mental health and suicide at the same time. All proceeds from this event will be donated to beyondblue for the support they provide without discrimination.
The Dress Code for the evening is 'Smart Casual' and your evening will include a 3 course meal; entry to door prize, entertainment by comedian Gabriel Rossi; and a King of Pop Show by a Michael Jackson Tribute Artist; a silent auction; raffles and stalls. There'll be a cash bar for those who purchased tickets without the drinks package and where kids can buy soft drinks.
To find out more about beyondblue, head to their website. With 3 million Australians experiencing anxiety or depression and nearly 8 of them taking their own lives every single day, beyondblue work at equipping everyone in Australia with the knowledge and skills to protect their own mental health.
They are saying 'no' to the stigma attached to mental health issues are making it a part of everyday conversations. They're attacking stigma, prejudice and discrimination by breaking down the barriers that stop people from speaking up and reaching out.