Events

Remembrance Gathering

WINGS of Hope’s annual Remembrance Gathering is taking place at 11am -1pm on 18th November 2017. Co-hosted with the Centre for Intense Grief, please join us and be a part of International Survivors of Suicide Day.

Join us at the Island Bridge, which is near the Balmoral Beach Rotunda. Allow time for parking. Metered parking is available or unmetered parking within walking distance if preferred. Feel free to bring a picnic lunch.

We are very excited to announce that Grant Trebilco, Founder of OneWave we be sharing his lived experience story. For many years Grant After 10 years of battled mental health issues. The ocean and surfing was Grant’s saviour in tough times, he discovered that onewave is all it takes. After hiding mental health issues for years, he decided enough was enough, it’s time to start talking and sharing his experience to try and help others.

Diana Sands, the author of Red Chocolate Elephants: for children bereaved by suicide will be speaking at this event. During the gathering Diana will guide guests to write your loved ones name onto a rock and place it under our sacred eucalyptus tree and you can cast a flower into the water as a gesture of love and remembrance.

Please RSVP to WINGS of Hope Project Coordinator, Jodie via email contact@wingsofhope.org.au or if you have any queries regarding this event.

WINGS of Hope Remembrance seat on Balmoral Island

 

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