Pigeon Football believes whole heartedly in mental wellbeing - but we are by no means the experts here. That's where these folks come in, trained experts who have been doing fantastic work in this area for years.
“I believe knowing the signs of a mental health disorder like depression is just as important as knowing resuscitation.”
At Man Anchor we want to educate and empower the community to have tools to support their own wellbeing and that of the wider community.
In Australia one in five (20%) Australians aged 16-85 experience a mental illness in any year. 45% of Australians will live with a mental health disorder in their lifetime.
Suicide is the leading cause of death in males aged between 16-44.
We at Man Anchor believe its imperative that all Australians have a basic understating of mental health, the signs and symptoms and how to support a loved one if faced with a mental illness.