In the framework of informing – raising awareness of the wider community, IASIS NGO – from the very beginning of its operation – has organized and participated in numerous actions, and events.
These actions can be summarized as follows:
- Organization and implementation of conferences – at least one each year – with the participation of experts and scientists of various specialties
- Organization and implementation of public speeches on a monthly basis, which deal with mental health issues, as well as social or other issues (e.g. Volunteering, multicultural diversity, violence against women, learning disabilities, etc)
The public speeches, the conferences along with every other kind of event takes place every now and then, are always open to the community and aim – among other things – at informing people on matters concerning mental health, at creating and reinforcing the network with agencies and public or private organizations, and last but not least at fighting the stigma of mental illness.