The theme of the celebrations was “Let’s focus on suicide prevention”. The celebrations were held at Oljabet Town. Participants conducted a procession and an awareness session at the trading center. Beneficiaries and shared their stories about living with mental illnesses and caring for persons with mental illnesses.
It was noted that members of the target community had responded positively to resource mobilization activities that were aimed at meeting medical expenses for project beneficiaries in their locality. This was an opportunity to thank the community and encourage them to work towards promoting mental wellness.
The celebrations were concluded at the Catholic Church Oljabet.