In this episode host Andy Fermo chats with Mike Handley, founder of the Red Six app which is aimed at helping lower the growing suicide rate amongst the veteran community. The app offers a virtual community that is accessible no matter where you are located, using GPS technology.
Known amongst his military colleagues and friends as "Casper", in part 1 Mike shares his story giving glimpses his daily life in the army, playing representative rugby for Army, unexpected deployment opportunities, roles and an insight into the personal life of the man behind the brand.
Contact - Mike Handley (Red Six App)
Facebook Red Six: https://www.facebook.com/redsixapp
Facebook: Mike Handley
Download the app: Red Six App
Help Lines Open Arms (VVCS) | Lifeline | RedSix app
"RESPECT, NO POLITICS, WE'RE VOLUNTEERS"
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