Special guest speakers at the 2016 Recovery Conference!

May 27, 2016

This year, guests at the Recovery Conference will explore the connection between home and wellbeing, and ways to advocate for communities and homes that support mental health recovery. At this year’s Conference we will be asking questions of a panel of services that consumers can work with to advocate for supportive homes and communities. The […]

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Telling Stories for Change: Leadership and Advocacy in Mental Health 

May 12, 2016

People with a lived experience of mental health issues, their carers and mental health professionals each have a story to tell about the mental health service system and its effectiveness in supporting people on their recovery journeys. Join us in Taree or via webinar and learn the tools and strategies for telling a collective story […]

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Learn how to become a Leader: Free Online Resource

May 12, 2016

May Update from BEING My Choice Matters has launched an online leadership course for people with disability and their families.  ‘Become a Leader Online’ guides you through becoming a leader in your own life and in your community.  You can go through the course on the internet, or download and print out the workbooks. The course covers four […]

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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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