New drop in centre for Aware to open in Tralee

The depression support organisation Aware is hoping to target young people with a new daytime information service in Tralee.The drop in will begin next month and will supplement the work done by support groups. The pilot scheme will also help the organisation to find out the level of demand among the public. It will run each Monday from next month and is open to anyone who wants more information on depression. Regional aware co-ordinator bec fahy says there is still stigma surrounding depression but she can see a change coming in young people