The Recovery Conference

The Recovery Conference is an annual state-wide event run by BEING. It is an opportunity for people with lived experience of mental illness to share skills and learn from consumer advocates and to create change in their community.

For more information about this year’s recovery conference, follow the links below.



Recovery Forum 2017

April 18, 2017

Shaping the Landscape of Mental Health Services Wednesday 24th May 2017 Nowra NSW The 2017 Recovery forum will serve as an introduction to consumer participation and co-design, and use of consumer expertise to design and deliver services locally. We will also explore how BEING can advocate for systemic changes that support person led recovery at […]

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2016 Recovery Conference: Reporting Back

July 20, 2016

The 2016 Recovery Conference was held in Sutherland and aimed at exploring the connection between home and wellbeing, and ways for consumers to advocate for communities and homes that support mental health recovery. Throughout the course of the day, attendees were introduced to systemic advocacy and the topic area: from House to Home. BEING CEO, […]

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What I got from BEING’s Recovery Conference: an article by Matt Pasternak

June 23, 2016

What I got from BEING’s Recovery Conference: an article by Matt Pasternak The focus of BEING’s Recovery Conference 2016 was the significance of the home to a consumer’s (or rather, anyone’s) wellbeing, both emotional and physical. I had the pleasure to attend the Recovery Conference as a consumer, and an aspiring mental health advocate. It […]

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