The numerous lockdowns during COVID-19 were tough on everyone, especially peoples mental health. Aberavon RFC captain Joe Tomalin-Reeves came up with a fantastic idea to draw awareness of mental health within the community and raise much needed funds for Neath Port Talbot Mind charity.

NPT Mind is a mental health charity based in Neath Port Talbot, South Wales. They cover the entire Neath & Port Talbot area, and are part of a network of Local Mind organisations across England & Wales.

no one should have to face a mental health problem alone.

NPT Mind

NPT Mind work for the better mental health of people in NPT by providing a range of services. Please visit their website to find out more information. 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health or emotional health problem this year.

Thirteen years JTR had his long hair and it was a big deal for him to shave it off. Originally, we had planned to raise £100 for every year that Joe had his long hair for. But, Joe smashed his target raising £3,335.23.