The 2016 Federal Election

June 22, 2016

It is less than two weeks away until the Federal Election! The election is going to be held on Saturday 2 July and early voting has started. Voting in the Federal Election is about having your opinions heard. It is an opportunity to provide input about the issues that are most important to you. BEING […]

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Mental Health Month 2016

June 30, 2016

Small Grants & Free Resources are now available for Mental Health Month 2016! Mental Health Month is held in October each year in NSW and is coordinated by WayAhead -Mental Health Association of NSW. This year, the theme is ‘Learn & Grow’.  The theme carries a simple but important message – learn about mental health, […]

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Election Updates!

June 30, 2016

BEING has updated our Election Webpages! A summary of the most recent updates; Mental Health Australia’s Election Report card has been updated. The Report Card was updated on 26 June 2016 to include the recent announcements made by the Liberal party on new investments in mental health. Click here to read Mental Health Australia’s media release […]

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Upcoming National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) roll out!

June 23, 2016

The roll out of the NDIS is happening at different stages because it is a large change taking place in such a short amount of time. In NSW, the NDIS will roll out between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2018. From 1 July 2016, people living in these areas will be able to access […]

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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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