Synergi Stories

Black men, community and wellbeing

Mental health campaigner, photographer and co-founder of Lenses of Croydon Lee Townsend joins three members of the BAME Barbers Network (Bertrand Augustin, Yian ‘The Barber’ and Brian ‘Cutter’) to discuss their vital role in assisting their black male customers with their mental wellbeing through a ‘listening ear’, signposting to the relevant agencies and being skilled in Mental Health First Aid and providing blood pressure tests.