NEW BEDFORD — A candlelight vigil will be held Wednesday evening to mark Mental Illness Awareness Week.
The vigil is from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Buttonwood Park in the at the zoo parking lot, 425 Hawthorn St., according to a news release from National Alliance on Mental Illness of Bristol County.
The evening will include a resource table, refreshments, music and NAMI's Heroes in the Fight Awards. The event is rain or shine.
For more information, contact Brenda Venice at 508-493-9048, firstname.lastname@example.org or namibristolcounty.org.