Group talks openly about mental health

Co-owner of Loft 13 cafe Kelsey Mattschoss, RDHS community wellbeing officer Sue Watson, Co-owner of Loft 13 cafe Juscinda Mattschoss, Kinesiologist Andrea Izard-Sylvia and recovering ice addict Adam Thomson at Wednesday night’s mental health meeting in Robinvale.

Co-owner of Loft 13 cafe Kelsey Mattschoss, RDHS community wellbeing officer Sue Watson, Co-owner of Loft 13 cafe Juscinda Mattschoss, Kinesiologist Andrea Izard-Sylvia and recovering ice addict Adam Thomson at Wednesday night’s mental health meeting in Robinvale.

ABOUT 50 community members gathered in Robinvale to talk about mental health, anxiety, and depression on Wednesday night.

“Mental health is not something that gets spoken about often down here and I guess that’s typical of a lot of small towns,” event organiser Juscinda Mattschoss said.

“People tend to keep mental health issues to themselves and that really needs to change.

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