Media Alert: Stikland Hospital Book Sale and Information Session | Western Cape Government


Media Alert: Stikland Hospital Book Sale and Information Session

16 March 2010

Associated Psychiatric Hospital, Stikland will be hosting a book sale and information session at Tyger Valley Shopping Centre the weekend 26 - 28 March 2010, from 09:00 on the Friday morning until 17:00 on Sunday afternoon. Funds raised from the book sale, will be used to improve the therapeutic environment of patients.

The purpose of the information session is to raise awareness and educate the public about mental health and wellness, as well as the services rendered at Stikland Hospital. Representatives of the Multi Professional team and the facility board will be available to answer any questions regarding mental illness.

We also want to encourage community participation in our projects and share information about voluntary community work at the hospital. Information stalls with free material will be available to the public.

If you want more information about Stikland Hospital or the book sale, contact:

Madelein Swart or Chantelle Van Niekerk
Tel: 021 940 4590.
Alternatively email

Issued by the Directorate: Communications for the Western Cape Department of Health.

Media Enquiries: 

Myliesha Wakefield
Cell: 079 811 8939
Tel: 021 918 1292