« BackProtest to be held in Tralee tomorrow against cutbacks in mental health services

headerA protest against the recently-announced 12 million Euro in cuts to mental health services, is to be held in Tralee tomorrow.

The demonstration is being organised by mental health campaigner Ger Collins, and Tralee based nursing student Shauna Enright.

Protestors are being asked to assemble outside the HSE building at Rathass, at one o’clock.

Ger Collins, who has suffered from mental health problems himself, says that while tomorrow’s event will be peaceful, there’s a lot of anger in Kerry about cutbacks.

He says tomorrow’s protest is just the beginning: