South Tipperary Action Network (STAN) is network of organisations promoting positive mental health. STAN provides networking and training opportunities for people and organisation working in the mental health in Tipperary
STAN has members from South Tipperary Mental Health Association, The HSE Suicide Prevention Office, Beehouse Arts, Clonmel Community Resource Centre, Mental Health Ireland, Tipperary PPN, Tipperary County Council, the Carers Association, Service, South Tipperary Development Company, TETB, C-Saw and Cluain.
The Highlight of STANs annual calendar is the Mental Health Festival which is held every year in October. The Festival encompasses a number social, educational and support event to increase awareness of mental health supports. Please see the 2019 Mental Health Festival brochure attached. The festival is funded through Tipperary County Council Festival Scheme as well as the HSE Lottery grants.
STAN also run event throughout the year such as the Suicide or Survive workshop that was held in March 2019- see photo above.