Into the Light: Why we did this project

July 19, 2016

According to the 2011 census, Arabic is the most popular language other than English to be spoken at home in NSW (2.7% of NSW population), and it also grew the second fastest when compared with the 2006 census (grew from 2.5% to 2.7% in NSW).[1] Anecdotally, we know that: many Arabic-speaking people, especially first generation […]

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Into the Light: How we developed the resource

Creating a mental health resource that is relevant, useful and accessible to the Arabic-speaking communities were the key goals of this project. To achieve this, we took steps to ensure the project was informed by the Arabic-speaking communities and those who work closely with them. Step 1 We formed a Project Advisory Group to give […]

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Into the Light: Community launch event

This free community event launches the three-part video resource, ‘Into the Light: an Arabic Resource on Psychological Health’. The event is in Arabic and aims at the Arabic-speaking communities and workers. Event details: Wednesday 20 July 2016, 11am to 1pm Rockdale Town Hall, 448 Princes Hwy, Rockdale Light lunch included RSVP with Adla at adla@being.org.au […]

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