Kawerau on the Rise is organised by the Kawerau Youth Council in partnership with the Dream Chaser Foundation. It is a week-long free event that puts the spotlight on health as a community.

Foundation co-founder Keri Topperwien said Mr King, a mental health educator and motivational speaker, would appear at the Kawerau Town Hall on Thursday, July 21, at 7pm.

Incorporating physical, mental, family and spiritual health, the event schedule will host an array of activities, demonstrations and guest speakers, leading up to a health expo on Saturday, July 23.

It will also include workshops on health-related issues co-ordinated and co-facilitated by the youth council, the Dream Chaser Foundation and various agencies and groups in the Kawerau district.

 

Source: Whakatane Beacon