2016 Recovery Conference: Reporting Back

July 20, 2016

The 2016 Recovery Conference was held in Sutherland and aimed at exploring the connection between home and wellbeing, and ways for consumers to advocate for communities and homes that support mental health recovery. Throughout the course of the day, attendees were introduced to systemic advocacy and the topic area: from House to Home. BEING CEO, […]

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National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS): Sharing the Message workshop

July 20, 2016

July update from Being! In late June, Elena from the Policy team attended an NDIS workshop run by Richmond Wellbeing from Western Australia. People with a lived experience of mental illness, carers and service providers attended to learn more, share experiences, and find out how to prepare for the NDIS. Richmond Wellbeing are currently travelling […]

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Opportunity for Parents with Lived Experience

July 19, 2016

If you are a parent with lived experience of mental illness you have an opportunity to provide advice to NSW Health on a framework to improve the outcomes for children of parents with a mental illness by joining the NSW Family Focussed Recovery Advisory Group. As a member of this advisory group you will draw […]

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BEING is looking for a Policy Volunteer!

March 8, 2016

Being is seeking a volunteer to assist the Policy Team in community engagement, policy research and advocacy. The role provides opportunities to further develop skills in research and working with a range of people and organisations. You will also learn more about the experiences of people with mental health issues, and play a part in […]

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