Mental Health Month Morning Tea with the NSW Governor!

October 19, 2015

His Excellency General the Hon. David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales hosted a Morning Tea for Mental Health Month on Wednesday 7 October 2015 at Government House in Sydney. Being Board member Irene Gallagher, CEO Peri O’Shea and Policy Officer Karina Ko were invited to attend the morning tea as representatives of […]

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Reporting back: TheMHS Conference 2015

September 2, 2015

In the last week of August, Peri O’Shea and Elena Sutcliffe from BEING attended the 2015 annual Mental Health Services (TheMHS) Conference – ‘Translating best practice into reality’. They were accompanied by three consumers whose attendance was supported by BEING Consumer Grants, as well as two BEING Board Members Virginia Divall and Rosanne Feneley, and […]

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Reporting back: Official Visitors Program Annual Conference

August 16, 2015

On 6 & 7 August 2015, Elena Sutcliffe represented BEING as a guest at the NSW Official Visitors Annual Conference. This year’s theme was ‘Right to Care’ and the focus was on understanding more about the experiences of people with substance use disorder when they access mental health services. The conference was a valuable opportunity to learn about […]

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