MEDIA ADVISORY: Rally for Mental Health on International Youth Day

For Immediate Release – August 11, 2016 

Saskatoon – On International Youth Day, August 12, 2016, the Young Worker Committee (YWC) of SEIU-West along with community leaders are holding a rally and banner drop for mental health support starting at 9:00 am on Spadina Cres. East, at the Five Altar Pieces beside University bridge in Saskatoon.

Speakers will address mental health in youth, the stigma that surrounds this disabling disease.

Who: SEIU-West Young Workers and Community Leaders
YWC Co-Chairs, Hailey Johnson and Janell Kachuik
Aboriginal Committee Chairperson, Chris Mulhall
SEIU-West President, Barb Cape
What:  Rally For Mental Health on International Youth Day
Date: Friday, August 12, 2016
Time:   9:00 am
Location:  Five Altar Pieces in Saskatoon on Spadina Cres. East
beside University bridge

SEIU-West represents more than 13,000 working people in the province of Saskatchewan. They include members who work in health care, education, municipalities, community-based organizations, retirement homes and other sectors. They are joined by one colour – purple – and one union – SEIU-West. Purple works in our communities! Visit www.PurpleWorks.ca to find out more about the members of SEIU-West.

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For more information, contact:
Christine Miller, Communications Coordinator
Phone: 306-652-1011 ext. 8733

MEDIA ADVISORY: Rally for Mental Health on International Youth Day

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