Service of Remembrance at Community Collective
Creggan Community Collective will this evening (Tuesday) host a Service of Remembrance for those who have died by suicide locally.
The service will take place from 6pm to 6.30pm today during World Suicide Prevention Day .
This will be followed at 7pm by a health and well being event during which a number of speakers will address those gathered on various issues relating to mental health and addiction.
Speakers will include a man who was once a heroin user, but who is now a respected addiction counsellor who runs a rehabilitation service in Dublin.
Prior to these events there will be a community day for all ages at Creggan Community Collective today running from 4pm to 6pm.
The event will include attractions for children such as bouncy castles, and other events include a free barbecue. The events are open to all in the community.