Tomorrow Man ask the question during their workshops “What is your view of a typical Aussie bloke?” Responses vary, but often included is “someone who just gets on with it”, “can handle themselves, no matterwhat” and “provider for the family”.
While there is value in these concepts, for the need of mental health and well being, we need to break the stereo type, we need to have a modern view and we need to have men prepared to put their hand up and seek help if they have problems.
Peppercorn have arranged for these very beneficial workshops to assist our men in particular. Why? Because the rate of male suicide in Australia has risen to on average eight a day – or one every 3.5 hours.
It is OK not to be OK and it is OK to talk about it!…