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.
Being is collaborating with NSW Fair trading to develop educational materials to support people with psychosocial disability who are accessing or managing NDIS funding. Our new project officer is one of the key staff in this project. Below is a quick introduction to the project. Hi, my name is Alisha and I’m the new Project Coordinator here […]Read more
May Update from BEING My Choice Matters has launched an online leadership course for people with disability and their families. ‘Become a Leader Online’ guides you through becoming a leader in your own life and in your community. You can go through the course on the internet, or download and print out the workbooks. The course covers four […]Read more
BEING and the NSW Institute of Psychiatry are running a 3-day Consumer Advocacy Workshop. Through the workshop, consumers will improve their understanding of, and confidence in, consumer advocacy and representation. This course, facilitated by BEING’s CEO Dr Peri O’Shea, is suitable for beginners who are just starting out, as well as consumers who are already […]Read more