Congratulations to Liz Everard from Care Farming Tasmania for the recent segment on ABC’s Landline.
Many people with mental health challenges have found relief through ‘care farms’ and there are now plans to start one in Australia.
⚠️ CONTENT WARNING: This story discusses mental health and suicide. ⚠️Would you like to see care farms set up in Australia? They're an alternative to hospital stays for those struggling with their mental health. 'Guests' would check in for six to 12 months and recover while working on the land. 👩🌾👨🌾If you or anyone you know needs help:📞Lifeline on 13 11 14📞 Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636📞 MensLine Australia on 1300 789 978📞 Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467📞 Kids Helpline on 1800 551 800📞 Headspace on 1800 650 890📞 QLife on 1800 184 527📱 Virtual Psychologist on 0488 807 266
Posted by ABC Landline on Sunday, 12 July 2020
CONTENT WARNING: This story discusses mental health and suicide.