The Books on Prescription initiative will be officially launched at a number of public libraries across Central and Far Western NSW on Friday 27 May as part of Australian Library and Information Week.
In Orange Central West Libraries will be working in partnership with the Centre For Remote and Rural Mental Health to launch the scheme which helps people manage their own health at Orange City Library on Friday 27th May at 10.30am. Special guest speaker will be Beyond Blue Ambassador Hayley Nicholls.
A similar event is scheduled at Parkes Shire Library where staff have been acquainting themselves with the resources.
Books on Prescription will be delivered through the 14 public library services across the region and staff have attended training sessions over the past few weeks in preparation.
Stay tuned for further information.