Student Wellness Service promotes mental health awareness at Fun Walk/Run

07 September 2022 | Director Roxanne Harris & Ruairi Abrahams. Videography & Video Edit Boikhutso Ntsoko. Photo Lerato Maduna.

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Student Wellness Service (SWS) held a Fun Walk/Run on the UCT Rugby Fields to promote the importance of mental health and well-being.

SWS provides a range of holistic wellness services to help with medical, psychological and psychosocial issues impacting students’ abilities to reach their academic goals. Their team comprises of professional nurses, medical doctors, social workers and SWS peer counsellors and various self-organised support groups that meet on a regular basis on campus.

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