One Little Birdie said to the other “Little Birdie R U OK…?”
“I noticed you looking a little down on this fine day”
To which the other Little Birdie replied,
“I am feeling quite blue and not sure what to do,”
“This dark storm is not passing, but,”
“Thank you for Asking“
This year I had the joy of working with R U OK? in preparation and delivery of the R U OK? national Thanks for Asking campaign launch at Forrest Place, Perth, on Tuesday the 11th of August.
R U OK? is a suicide prevention charity with a purpose of raising awareness of depression and encouraging us all to ask the question “are you okay?” Because one small conversation could change a life.
The campaign Thanks for Asking is about showing Australia the power of a conversation. It is for those who have benefited from someone asking them that tricky question “are you okay?”, providing support or for just giving a much needed hug during times of hardship to reach out and say “thanks”.
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