POSITIVE ROLE MODEL AWARD FOR GENDER –
Mark Williams is a keynote speaker, author and International campaigner. In 2004 he himself experienced depression and suffered in silence for years until a breakdown. He founded International Fathers Mental Health Day and #Howareyoudad campaign to make sure all parents are having support for the whole family. Mark is campaigning globally as we know over half a million male suicides around the world happen each year, many being new dads. Mark has spoken on television and radio stations around the world and works with Dr Jane Hanley who have both published articles on Fathers Mental Health together. Mark was awarded Inspirational father of the year and local hero at the Pride of Britain Awards in 2012, was invited to meet The Royal Family on World Mental Health Day in 2016, and recently his work was awarded by the Prime Minister.