Community Wellbeing Event held at St Mary’s Youth Club

A group of people from ABC PCSP, SDACT and guest speaker Lauren O'Malley pictured in a group at the event.
Representatives from ABC PCSP , SDACT and guest speaker Lauren O'Malley.

Parents, young people and local community members recently gathered at a Community Wellbeing Event held at St Mary’s Youth Club, Portadown.

Organised by Armagh, Banbridge, Craigavon PCSP in partnership with the Southern Drug & Alcohol Coordination Team (SDACT), the event aimed to provide valuable guidance on alcohol, drugs and mental health by enhancing awareness of the support services available and facilitating easier access to these resources.

Focusing on health, wellbeing and self-care, this event also featured information stands with details on the support services for drugs, alcohol and mental health, as well as offering attendees a number of workshops including health checks.

Guest Speaker Lauren O’Malley delivered an impactful talk, sharing her personal journey and demonstrating remarkable resilience in overcoming challenges. Her story serves as a source of inspiration and hope for others facing similar struggles.