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City of Karratha's 2015 NAIDOC Event Opening

Created Wednesday, 08 July 2015 in News

Through Weerianna Street Media, Roebourne opened the City of Karratha's 2015 NAIDOC event on Saturday 26th June.

NAIDOC Week

Created Monday, 06 July 2015 in News

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples'. All Australians - young and old – are encouraged to embrace and get involved with NAIDOC each year by finding out about local NAIDOC events, going along and participating. For more information about NAIDOC: naidoc.org.au

Julia Hudson: June Act-Belong-Commit Local Champion

Created Thursday, 04 June 2015 in News
This month's local champion is Julia Hudson from Karratha. Julia is a community-minded individual who is passionate about arts & crafts, volunteering and keeping an active community life in Karratha.

Staying mentally healthy in the long run

Created Monday, 25 May 2015 in News
With the winter Fun Run season just starting those who are taking part in an event have probably been busy exercising. If you have been training, you would have noticed the physical health benefits that come with the regular exercise; including improved fitness, increased energy levels, and more control over your weight, just to name a few.

Terms & Conditions: Create Your Own TV Advert Competition

Created Monday, 25 May 2015 in News
1. Instructions on how to enter and other information contained within the promotional advertisements form part of these Terms and Conditions.

5 tips to Act-Belong-Commit and beat the winter blues

Created Wednesday, 13 May 2015 in News
Winter is coming! And unfortunately the 'winter blues' is an actual phenomenon. The colder weather paired with shorter hours of sunlight can have an impact your opportunities to take part in activities that contribute to mental well-being so we've compiled a list of tips to help you Act-Belong-Commit and beat the winter blues!

Nominations are now open for the Mental Health Good Outcome Awards

Created Thursday, 07 May 2015 in News
The Mental Health Good Outcomes Awards, presented by the Mental Health Commission, celebrate individuals, groups, programs, services and partnerships across the government, private and community sectors that have made an outstanding contribution to mental health in Western Australia.

Partner with us!

Created Friday, 01 May 2015 in News

We are seeking to partner with organisations who share a vision for a mentally healthy WA.  If your group or organisation offers opportunities for mentally healthy engagement, strives to improve individual and community wellbeing; or is keen to change the way people think about mental health, you may like to consider partnering with us. 

Act, Belong and Commit to the Knit

Created Tuesday, 28 April 2015 in News

With depression set to be the second leading cause of disability in the world by 2020, it is important to focus on our mental health just as much as our physical health.

April Local Champion - Trent Caldwell

Created Friday, 17 April 2015 in News
This month's local champion is Trent Caldwell from Broome. Trent is a local mental health advocate, volunteer and artist with a long-list of contributions to local youth within the Broome community.
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What is Act-Belong-Commit?

What is Act-Belong-Commit?

Act-Belong-Commit is a mental health promotion campaign that encourages individuals to take action to protect and promote their own mental wellbeing.

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Act-Belong-Commit Youth Connectors

Act-Belong-Commit Youth Connectors

Are you ... aged between 16 & 25? Passionate about health & wellbeing?

Come to our FUN & FREE workshop where you will learn:
  • About Act-Belong-Commit
  • How you can talk to friends about being mentally healthy
  • How you can assist others to get involved in the community
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Standing Strong Together: Aboriginal Act-Belong-Commit logo shared across WA

Standing Strong Together: Aboriginal Act-Belong-Commit logo shared across WA

Mentally Healthy WA this week released an Aboriginal logo and slogan for use state-wide. The adaptation of the well-known Act-Belong-Commit message is designed for use by Aboriginal partner groups who want to promote social and emotional wellbeing in communities across WA, and for organisations who sponsor or support events run by Aboriginal groups.

The logo and slogan, ‘Standing Strong Together’ were developed on the traditional land of the Ngarluma People alongside Elders, local Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people in Roebourne. The project looked at how the Act-Belong-Commit campaign could be culturally adapted for Aboriginal people. Read more...
Don't let winter rain on your parade!

Don't let winter rain on your parade!

The change in weather doesn’t have to negatively affect our mental health, there are many great ways to stay active, belong and commit throughout winter!

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