Ministry of Community Affairs Hosts Self-Harm Prevention Talks

The Ministry of Community Affairs is inviting the public to attend one of its five presentations, later this month, identifying self-harm and suicidal thoughts.

The free presentations, being hosted with the support of the Alex Panton Foundation, will educate parents, residents and the community on how to identify self-harm and suicidal thoughts/ behaviors. Attendees will also be advised about how to respond and who to reach out for help, guidance and support.


Date Time District Location
Tuesday, 7 Aug 6:30pm – 8:00pm George Town South Sound Community Centre


Wednesday, 15 Aug 6:30pm – 8:00pm West Bay John Gray Memorial Church


Wednesday, 29 Aug 7:00pm – 8.30pm Bodden Town Bodden Town Civic Centre


Wednesday, 5 Sept 7:00pm – 8:30pm North Side North Side Civic Centre


Wednesday, 19 Sept 7:00pm – 8:30pm East End East End Civic Centre



Dr. Erica Lam, a clinic psychologist and Foundation executive committee member, will be assisting and presenting at several of the presentations.

For information about the Alex Panton Foundation, visit