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Living Well: A Strategic Plan for Mental Health in NSW 2014-2024: The NSW Mental Health Commission’s Strategic Plan “Living Well”  sets out actions and future directions for reform of the mental health system in NSW.

The Mental Health Rights Manual: An online guide to the legal and human rights of people navigating the mental health and human service systems in NSW (4th Edition) 2015. Developed and published by the Mental Health Coordinating Council.

 

 

 

The artwork featured in the banner of this page is by George Andrew Lisoatos and was exhibited in the 2014 Recovery in Art exhibition.

Position vacant – Graphic designer (paid role)

January 21, 2020

Are you a proficient graphic designer who identifies as having lived/living experience of mental health issues?  Are you passionate about using your creativity in a consumer-run organisation? Do you love being part of a workplace with a nurturing culture which embraces people living with mental health issues? If you have skills relevant to the following tasks, we […]

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Three volunteers needed at Being!

January 20, 2020

Are you passionate about being part of system change in the mental health sector and feel you have valuable perspectives and skills to offer through volunteering? Do you want to work for a consumer-run organisation and be part of a nurturing culture which embraces people living with mental health issues? We are seeking enthusiastic people […]

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NEWS FLASH – Being has moved to a new and exciting location!

July 16, 2019

We know that many have been waiting in anticipation of our announcement of our move and new premises. We really appreciate our members and supporters taking such a keen interest in Being and  thank you all for your patience whilst we underwent the mammoth task of moving our offices and setting up something special to […]

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Training

June 22, 2015

Did you know that BEING provides to training to consumers and people working in service provision? As the independent, state-wide peak organisation for people with living/ lived experience of mental health issues, BEING is in a unique position to offer training that emphasises consumer perspectives and consumer participation.

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Your Experience of Service (YES)

July 9, 2015

MH-CoPES has changed! The Your Experience of Service (YES) questionnaire is replacing MH-CoPES as the data collection method for consumer feedback in New South Wales public health services. The overall framework remains the same, with action and change being an integral part of the quality improvement process. This exciting new questionnaire is designed to gather […]

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