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Helping people find affordable mental health support

Published: Jul. 3, 2018 at 6:17 PM EDT
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Anxiety, depression and other mental health problems can be difficult to recognize and even more difficult to treat.

Even if someone is diagnosed, they may not have access to affordable support. Now, a local nonprofit is looking to change that.

Sean Perry is one of the co-founders of "We R. Hope." He spoke with our Galen Ettlin about how his group is working to make sure access to treatment and support is easier. Watch the video for the full interview.

The group will host a tour, spreading mental health education across libraries in Vermont and New Hampshire:

- Monday, July 9th, Howe Library, 13 E South St, Hanover, N.H., 6-8 p.m.

- Tuesday, July 10th, Aldrich Public Library, 6 Washington St, Barre, Vt., 6-8 p.m.

- Wednesday, July 11th, Fairlee Public Library, 221 Route 5 North, Fairlee, Vt., 6-8 p.m.

- Thursday, July 12th, Orford Social Library, 573 NH Route 10, Orford, N.H., 6-8 p.m.

- Friday, July 13th, Kilton Library, 80 S Main St, West Lebanon, N.H., 6-8 p.m.

- Saturday, July 14th, Bradford Public Library, 21 S Main St, Bradford, Vt. 10 a.m. - Noon

- Monday, July 16th, Norwich Public Library, 368 S Main St, Norwich, Vt., 6-8 p.m.

- Tuesday, July 17th, Hartford Public Library, 1587 Maple St, Hartford Village., 2-4 p.m.

- Tuesday, July 17th, Pease Public Library, 1 Russell St, Plymouth, N.H., 6-8 p.m.

- Wednesday, July 18th, Converse Free Library, 38 Union St, Lyme, N.H., 6-8 p.m.

- Thursday, July 19th, Tenney Memorial Library, 4886 Main St S, Newbury, Vt., 6-8 p.m.