In this episode we chat with Justin Geange, a family man and tireless worker for suicide prevention. Justin travels all around Australia, with the charity Mates In Construction , showing tireless devotion to changing perceptions about suicide and demonstrating how his work and commitment to others impacts on his mental health. A man of faith, he reveals how surviving suicide has taught him the importance of living in the moment and appreciating the small things in life . Justin talks how thru his music he is breaking thru the tough exterior of Aussie construction workers , opening up conversations , generating support and making it OK to ask RUOK. At the end of the chat he performs his song "are You Ok " for us. Tune in sit back and spend some time getting to know Justin Geange.
Roses Radio is a podcast series of open and frank discussions with courageous people who have a lived experience of suicide. We hope the conversations help those who are trying to understand suicide and for many, to understand their own experience. Join us today for a deeply personal and sometimes confronting journey that we hope will leave you feeling inspired and uplifted.