Thu Sep 12 2019

Today is R U OK? Day. Stay connected and have meaningful conversations with loved ones, friends and work colleagues. Be a good listener. For more information on the simple steps that could save a life, visit the R U OK? website.

BarCare is an independent, professional counselling service, which helps members of the Bar Association to manage emotional and stress-related problems, such as marital breakdown, drug or alcohol dependency and practice pressures.

BarCare is available to all members of the Bar Association and their immediate families. To arrange a confidential consultation, visit or contact Jenny Houen, BarCare's director, on 0427 317 958 or

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