You are invited to the launch of Act-Belong-Commit's Mentally Healthy Schools Project, a whole school approach to Mental Health Promotion.
We are thrilled to announce the full list of finalists and winners of the 2014 Act-Belong-Commit Awards.
Mentally Healthy WA's Act‐Belong‐Commit campaign is changing the way Western Australians think about mental health and mental illness. Research conducted by Curtin University indicates that Act‐ Belong‐Commit is getting people to think proactively about their mental wellbeing and giving them a more positive view of what being mentally healthy means.
Act-Belong-Commit is a mental health promotion campaign that encourages individuals to take action to protect and promote their own mental wellbeing.
Sand Tracks is a remote Indigenous contemporary music touring program run by Country Arts WA. Proudly sponsored by Healthway promoting the Act-Belong-Commit message. This project aims to build skills and experience to present performing arts shows in your community, while also developing Aboriginal artists.
Over the last 15 years Fred Smith has emerged as one of Australia's most interesting songwriters. He has spent the last 15 years all over the joint: working on peace keeping missions in Afghanistan and the South Pacific, touring in America and travelling the Australian festival circuit.
Latest News & Updates
The Festive Season is a great is a time of year to celebrate, kick back and relax and generally indulge in delicious Christmas treats. While this may sound great, for some people it can lead into a slump or other factors during the silly season can cause people to experience poor mental health.
We’re encouraging everyone to take action to keep themselves mentally healthy through the festive season! Here are few of our top tips:
Recent research suggests that the sorts of lifestyle factors promoted in Western Australia’s Act-Belong-Commit mental health promotion campaign could contribute to reductions in problem drinking in older adults. While most Australians enjoy the occasional beer or glass of wine, with no risk to their health, some Australians’ drinking habits are harmful.Read more...
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.Read more...