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April 8, 2014

Northern Sydney Medicare Local invites all adults living in the Ryde, Hunters Hill and Ku-ring gai areas (local government areas) to join an important planning exercise to help build stronger health care services across the Northen Sydney region to meet our community needs.

Northern Sydney Medicare Local invites all adults living in the Ryde, Hunters Hill and Ku-ring gai areas (local government areas) to join an important planning exercise to help build stronger health care services across the Northen Sydney region to meet our community needs.

We aim to:

Understand the health care needs of people in the local region

Identify any issues impacting the health of the local population

Identify ways to help improve health outcomes of primary care (GP) services

March 26, 2014

THE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE CONSUMER’S GUIDE TO

RECOVERY AND WELLNESS

Practical solutions for improved health and well being for people affected by mental illness.

RECOVERY COLLEGE

Practical solutions for improved health and well being

for people affected by mental illness.

Location: Level 5, 80 William St, East Sydney

Dates: 29 April & 1 May 2014

Times: 10.00am – 1.00pm

March 25, 2014

RECOVERY COLLEGE

THE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE CONSUMER’S GUIDE TO RECOVERY AND WELLNESS

Practical solutions for improved health and well being for people affected by mental illness.

Practical solutions for improved health and well being

for people affected by mental illness.

Location: Level 5, 80 William St, East Sydney

Dates: 29 April & 1 May 2014

Times: 10.00am – 1.00pm

March 18, 2014

Suicide Prevention Australia, in partnership with beyondblue, is pleased to welcome Mr David Covington to Sydney on 26 March 2014.

This seminar is exclusive to leaders in the suicide prevention sector and a unique opportunity to network with colleagues about the latest thought leadership from an internationally renowned suicide prevention expert.

Suicide Prevention Australia, in partnership with beyondblue, is pleased to welcome Mr David Covington to Sydney on 26 March 2014.

About Mr David Covington

March 12, 2014

NCOSS invites you to a Breakfast Event for the launch of their Cost of Living Report.

NCOSS invites you to a Breakfast Event for the launch of our Cost of Living Report.

 

February 17, 2014

The South Eastern Sydney Family & Carer Mental Health Program presents a FREE workshop for families and carers supporting someone with a mental illness.

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The South Eastern Sydney Family & Carer Mental Health Program presents a FREE workshop for families and carers supporting someone with a mental illness.

This workshop will be relevant to you if you support someone who

  • May have a diagnosis of Personality Disorder
  • Has relationship difficulties
  • Demonstrates changing emotions
  • Displays impulsive and destructive behaviours

When:

February 17, 2014

The South Eastern Sydney Family & Carer Mental Health Program presents a FREE workshop for families and carers supporting someone with a mental illness.

Read more...

The South Eastern Sydney Family & Carer Mental Health Program presents a FREE workshop for families and carers supporting someone with a mental illness.

This workshop will be relevant to you if you support someone who

  • May have a diagnosis of Personality Disorder
  • Has relationship difficulties
  • Demonstrates changing emotions
  • Displays impulsive and destructive behaviours

When:

February 17, 2014

The South Eastern Sydney Family & Carer Mental Health Program presents a FREE workshop for families and carers supporting someone with a mental illness.

The South Eastern Sydney Family & Carer Mental Health Program presents a FREE workshop for families and carers supporting someone with a mental illness.

This workshop will be relevant to you if you support someone who

·         May have a diagnosis of Personality Disorder

·         Has relationship difficulties

February 17, 2014

UnitingCare Mental Health and Bradfield Park Carer Program invites you to the Northern Sydney Working Carers Support Group at Kirribilli Neighourhood Centre.

If you are working as a carer and have a family member or care for someone with a mental illness then this support group is an opportunity for you to meet with other carers to gain mutual support and exchange information.

UnitingCare Mental Health and Bradfield Park Carer Program invites you to the Northern Sydney Working Carers Support Group at Kirribilli Neighourhood Centre.

If you are working as a carer and have a family member or care for someone with a mental illness then this support group is an opportunity for you to meet with other carers to gain mutual support and exchange information.

This 2 hour group also includes education on topics of relevance to mental illness and its impact on carers.

Meetings are held on the 1st Sunday of each month.

November 6, 2013

A consumer and carer consultation session will be held in Sydney on 29 November 2013 - 10am-1pm 

 

Precision Consultancy has been engaged to conduct a series of focus testing workshops in relation to the Capabilities.  Following the workshops stakeholders will then be provided with the opportunity to comment further on the provisional capabilities. 

November 6, 2013

A consumer and carer consultation session will be held in Sydney on 29 November 2013 -  10am to 1pm

Precision Consultancy has been engaged to conduct a series of focus testing workshops in relation to the Capabilities.  Following the workshops stakeholders will then be provided with the opportunity to comment further on the provisional capabilities. 

November 6, 2013

BEDLAM... THE WAY OUT… 

FACILITATED BY STEPHEN LANCKEN, PROMINENT SYDNEY MEDIATOR

Panel of Experts:

DAN HOWARD, SC President of the Mental Health Review Tribunal

ANGELA KARPIN – Former Judge of the District Court

OLAV NIELSEN – Senior forensic psychiatrist

October 29, 2013

MHCC PRESENTS

Psychosocial Disability and DisabilityCare (DCA)

 

A management workshop on organisational readiness

9.00am-4.30pm  -  Newcastle 11 Nov/ Sydney 14 Nov

 

http://www.mhcc.org.au/media/29260/mhccpresents-readiness_for_disabilitycare-workshop.pdf 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNU1sDDNhRI 

October 14, 2013

To celebrate Mental Health Month 2013, NSW CAG is holding its third annual Recovery in Art Exhibition at The Wayside Chapel in Sydney from 18th to 31st October.

We invite you to join us!

September 23, 2013

Creative Mindfulness Group for Carers - Sydney

Run through the National Carer Counselling Program, this groups begins on Thursday October 31 and runs for 6 weeks. There is a morning & evening group on offer and spaces are limited to 6-9 people, but filling up fast!

September 9, 2013

World Suicide Prevention Day will be launched in Sydney on Tuesday 10 September. Suicide Prevention Australia’s target is to half Australia’s suicide rate by 2023

http://wspd.org.au/

August 30, 2013

Mental Health Carers ARAFMI NSW

Level 5, Suite 501

80 William Street

Woolloomooloo

Sydney   NSW 2011

 

For further information contact us:  admin@arafmi.org or call 9332 0700

To book your place, please complete either form and send it back to us

August 30, 2013

Mental Health Carers ARAFMI NSW

Level 5, Suite 501

80 William Street

Woolloomooloo

Sydney   NSW 2011

 

For further information contact us:  admin@arafmi.org or call 9332 0700

To book your place, please complete either form and send it back to us

August 30, 2013

Mental Health Carers ARAFMI NSW

Level 5, Suite 501

80 William Street

Woolloomooloo

Sydney   NSW 2011

 

For further information contact us:  admin@arafmi.org or call 9332 0700

To book your place, please complete either form and send it back to us

August 30, 2013

Mental Health Carers ARAFMI NSW

Level 5, Suite 501

80 William Street

Woolloomooloo

Sydney   NSW 2011

 

For further information contact us:  admin@arafmi.org or call 9332 0700

To book your place, please complete either form and send it back to us

August 30, 2013

Mental Health Carers ARAFMI NSW

Level 5, Suite 501

80 William Street

Woolloomooloo

Sydney   NSW 2011

 

For further information contact us:  admin@arafmi.org or call 9332 0700

To book your place, please complete either form and send it back to us

August 15, 2013

NSW Positive Living in Aged Care Awards & Seminar

The 2013 Positive Living in Aged Care Awards and seminar will be held in Sydney on August 26.

Guest speakers and this year’s Award finalists will showcase projects and discuss the importance of promoting positive mental health for aged care residents.

July 15, 2013

Looking Forward Looking Back 2013 is a collaborative forum being organised by the Inner City Mental Health Recovery Working Group to promote consumer and carer participation across the Inner City.

Date:  Wednesday, 27 November 2013  - 9am - 5pm

Venue:  Trades Hall, 377 Sussex Street, Sydney

See the attached flyer for further details & a Registration Form

Got our webpage to find out more about the MH-CoPES project - www.nswcag.org.au

June 20, 2013

Please join us for a FREE information session for carers of someone experiencing mental illness.

This session will be presented by the Northern Sydney LHD Mental Health Service and UnitingCare Mental Health.

The evening explores:

·Recovery in a mental health context,

·The experiences of carers and those living with mental illness,

·Services available to families and carers of people living with mental illness, and

·Strategies and techniques for self-care.