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Barbers for Life program equips local barbers with mental health first aid training

Nikita McGuire
By Nikita McGuire
Updated June 28 2022 - 8:37am, first published 7:30am
CLOSE SHAVE: Kingsway Barbershop owner Alex Toscan with Lee Stingle and Launceston Mayor Albert Van Zetten. Picture: Paul Scambler

A barbershop infinitive which provides mental health support has been shortlisted for the Australian Men's Health Forum's 2022 Men's Health Awards.


Nikita McGuire

Nikita McGuire


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