Aware reminds public of risk of depression and suicide

Aware is reminding those in the county who feel depressed over Christmas that there is help out there for them. The national organisation working to defeat depression and prevent suicide says help lines are open right throughout the Christmas and New Year period. They’re also advising family and friends of those who are unwell at this time of year to accept it and not to put extra pressure on them to enjoy themselves. Sandra Hogan of Aware says it can be a very difficult time for some people