MRT is holding a vigil on Parliament House lawns to call on the Tasmanian Government to fund Men’s Resources Tasmania to lead and support the development of male-friendly services, a male suicide prevention strategy, and the provision of resources and events that promote improved male wellbeing.

Join us:

7.00 pm -23 August   Light a candle for your friend, family member.  

Visit our space at Parliament House Lawns from 5pm 23 August to 6pm 24 Aug, and share your story of loss.

what are we seeking funding for?

  1. To lead the development, support, and promotion of key events and health promotion resources that relate to male health and wellbeing – (Men's Health Week, International Men's Day, and others)  directly to men and boys, and through support to other community or government sector organisations.
  2. The development of male wellbeing-oriented services and programs that MRT can use to develop sustainability and independence.
  3. Advocacy with male perspectives on community issues and government policies that affect men and boys, such as a Male Suicide Prevention Strategy, or theme within the next Tas Suicide Prevention Strategy.
  4. To develop and deliver training in male-friendly service delivery to key government and community sector organisations.

Click here for a report with the stats and facts and why we're calling for funding for men's health.

Can you help us promote this event?

Please feel free to download and share the posters and social media tiles below.

Download the A4 poster PDF:

Or download the below jpeg files.

Download Social Media tiles.

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Phone: 0474 721 749

Mail: GPO Box 423, Hobart, TAS 7001

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