Being Youth Committee

Being is currently inviting interested people with lived and living experience of mental health issues to participate in a youth advisory committee. If you would like to advocate for improved services for young people living with mental health issues and are below the age of twenty five, the Being Youth Committee could be a great […]

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Peer Supervision Online Survey

If you are a member of the consumer peer workforce in a community managed organisation, or in a NSW Government funded service we would like to hear your thoughts about peer supervision. It would be great if you could respond to the survey below. Follow this link to respond to the survey.

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Power, Threat, Meaning Workshop

September 27, 2019

Being | Mental Health & Wellbeing Consumer Advisory Group in collaboration with the Blue Knot Foundation are hosting a free, half-day workshop on the Power, Threat, Meaning Framework. This half-day workshop is for mental health consumers and/or survivors of complex trauma. The Power, Threat, Meaning Framework fosters respect for the many ways in which distress is […]

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Welcome to Ian Hoffman

September 23, 2019

We are really excited to announce that Ian Hoffman has joined the team at Being as the Peer Workforce Project Coordinator. Ian brings a wealth of experience working as a peer worker in both the public and not for profit sector, and has a good understanding of the needs of the peer workforce  to ensure […]

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Being has scholarships available for the HETI consumer advocacy course

September 13, 2019

The course will be held from the 24th till the 26th of September at the Cumberland Hospital campus in North Parramatta. Each day the course will run from 10.00 am till 4 pm. It is expected that participants will be available for the entire course. A course flyer can be found here and the EOI […]

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Media release in response to the recent stabbing in Sydney CBD

August 16, 2019

The Board and staff at Being would like to extend our condolences to those affected by this week’s stabbing in the Sydney CBD. Our thoughts and deepest condolences go out the families involved, and we express our compassion and empathy for the many people in our community who have been affected by the media coverage […]

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