Voices For Health: World Mental Health Day 2016

6 October 2016 - 10 October 2016
CR Park, New Delhi
Contact person: 
Sweta Pal

Public Health Foundation of India and Project PRIDE are very happy to invite you to a special mental health celebration being organized on the occasion of World Mental Health Day on October 10th, 2016 by the PRIDE Project, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and supported by theWellcome Trust DBT India Alliance. Events will run from 6th – 10th October at the Durga Puja Festival at B-Block Durga Puja, CR Park. New Delhi

The event has been curated around this year’s WHO theme for Mental Health Day, “psychological first aid”, and is aimed at increasing awareness of basic mental health first aid and to empower especially young people to understand better how to help and support their peers who may face mental health challenges.

The celebration will showcase an interactive and thought-provoking multi-media exhibit and special music and theatre performances by New Delhi-based organizations engaged with adolescents and youth including Quicksand, Youth Ki AwaazDribble AcademyMusic BastiManzil Theatre Group - MTG, and Shapno Ekhon.
All events are free and open to everyone