Disability Royal Commission Statement of concern – COVID-19 pandemic response for people with disability

April 6, 2020

Being supports the Disability Royal Commission’s decision to issue a Statement of Concern about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on people with disability. In the Statement, the Royal Commission: “called on all Australian governments to ensure their strategies in responding to the pandemic include the taking of all necessary measures to seek to ensure […]

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COVID-19 Legislation Amendment (Emergency Measures) Bill 2020: initial Being response

March 26, 2020

POSITION STATEMENT: COVID-19 EMERGENCY AMENDMENTS TO THE NSW MENTAL HEALTH ACT 2007: CONSUMER PERSPECTIVES LEFT OUT On 24 March 2020, the NSW Government passed a bill to make changes to several legislative processes for emergency procedures. The COVID-19 Legislation Amendment (Emergency Measures) Bill 2020 was passed in NSW Parliament without any broader consultation or engagement […]

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Make time to #ValueYourMind at one of these wonderful Mental Health Month events!

October 13, 2015

October is Mental Health Month, a time┬ádedicated to raising awareness about mental health and to making your mental health and wellbeing a priority in your life. There is an enormous range of wonderful events happening across New South Wales to celebrate and we thought we would share some events that are being hosted by friends […]

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