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Categories & Eligibility

Select one of the award categories below to learn more about the category, its sub-categories and its conditions of eligibility.

Individual Categories

Category One
Child


 

Category Two
Youth


This award will acknowledge a West Australian child aged 12 and under who epitomises the ‘Act-Belong-Commit’ way of life.

 

This award will acknowledge a young West Australian person aged 13–25 who epitomises the ‘Act-Belong-Commit’ way of life.

Category Three
Adult


 

Category Four
Senior


This award will acknowledge a West Australian person aged 26–60 who epitomises the ‘Act-Belong-Commit’ way of life.

 

This award will acknowledge a West Australian person aged 61+ who epitomises the ‘Act-Belong-Commit’ way of life.

 

 

School Categories

Category Five
Mentally Healthy Primary School


 

Category Six
Mentally Healthy High School


This award will acknowledge a primary school in Western Australia that demonstrates an outstanding commitment to promoting positive mental health and well-being in the whole school as well as contributing to the wider community.

To be eligible for this category the school must be partnered with Mentally Healthy WA.

  This award will acknowledge a high school in Western Australia that demonstrates an outstanding commitment to promoting positive mental health and well-being in the whole school as well as contributing to the wider community.

To be eligible for this category the school must be partnered with Mentally Healthy WA.

 

 

Group Categories

Category Seven
Act-Belong-Commit Partner


 

Category Eight
Act-Belong-Commit Site


This award will acknowledge a Western Australian Act-Belong-Commit community partner that demonstrates an outstanding commitment to promoting positive mental health to their members, participants, spectators and the wider community.

Note: Community partners must be officially signed as an Act-Belong-Commit partner.

 

This award will acknowledge a Western Australian Act-Belong-Commit site that demonstrates an outstanding commitment to creating a mentally healthy community.

Note: Sites must be officially signed as an Act-Belong-Commit partner and have a designated Act-Belong-Commit Project Officer.

 

 


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