Day 2 Day Living Calendar – July 2019

Day 2 Day Living (D2DL) is a community based program which aims to improve the quality of life for individuals with mental illness by offering structured and socially based activities. D2DL also provides an opportunity for participants to develop personally and professionally as Peers. Download the D2DL Calendar July 2019 For more  information or to

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NDIS Transition Leaving People With Severe Mental Illness Behind

A report recently released by Community Mental Health Australia (CMHA) highlights some of the difficulties and barriers which are being experienced by people with a psychosocial disability in applying for the NDIS. MHACA is one of two organisations in the Northern Territory that have contributed data to the research being conducted by CMHA in conjunction

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Mental Health Worker of the Year

MHACA has been busy celebrating 2018 Mental Health Week. A highlight this year was recognition of the wonderful contribution Kath Broadbent has made to the mental health sector over many years. She was awarded Mental Health Worker of the Year by the Hon. Vicki OHalloran, Administrator of the Northern Territory at Government House on the

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Forming new habits

Do you make New Years resolutions? Statistics show that although 75% of New Years resolutions are kept for the first week of January and less than half make it through the first 6 months. Let’s talk about this topic during at our regular Tuesday talk. Helpful or harmful? You make the call! Are you interested

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Learn valuable skills to be able to assist someone in distress at the next Standard Mental Health First Aid Course, 10th & 11th September. Email training@mhaca.org.au to register or for more information. ... See MoreSee Less

Learn valuable skills to be able to assist someone in distress at the next Standard Mental Health First Aid Course, 10th & 11th September. Email training@mhaca.org.au to register or for more information.

Tomorrow night join SANE Australia's Carers Forum – Caring about, Not Caring For – Tuesday 20th of August 7-9pm AEST, which is 6.30pm NT time.

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Tomorrow night join SANE Australias Carers Forum – Caring about, Not Caring For – Tuesday 20th of August 7-9pm AEST, which is 6.30pm NT time.

https://mhaca.saneforums.org/t5/Special-Events/Topic-Tuesday-Caring-about-not-caring-for-Tues-20-Aug-7pm-AEDT/m-p/707377

#LetsChalkAboutMentalHealth We need to reduce the stigma around mental ill health and suicide. ... See MoreSee Less

Some great photos from the Suicide Prevention Forum that was held over the last two days here in Alice Springs. MHACA is a member of the Central Australia Life Promotion Network, who organised this event.

Make sure you like the page to support suicide prevention work here in Central Australia.
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Some great photos from the Suicide Prevention Forum that was held over the last two days here in Alice Springs. MHACA is a member of the Central Australia Life Promotion Network, who organised this event.

Make sure you like the page to support suicide prevention work here in Central Australia.

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Tune in to tonight's Lived Experience Forum; Self Esteem & Mental Health – Tuesday 13th of August 7-9pm AEST which is 6.30pm Central Australian time.

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Tune in to tonights Lived Experience Forum; Self Esteem & Mental Health – Tuesday 13th of August 7-9pm AEST which is 6.30pm Central Australian time.

https://mhaca.saneforums.org/t5/Special-Events/Topic-Tuesday-Self-Esteem-amp-Mental-Health-Tues-13th-Aug-7pm/m-p/724191

Registration is still open for next weeks Suicide Prevention Forum at Olive Pink Botanic Garden in Alice Springs.

Day 1 (14th August) - the suicide prevention forum & threat workshop

Day 2 (15th August) - the suicide prevention networking opportunity to share ideas on how to move forward in suicide prevention work.

The purpose of the forum is to;

Showcase some of the strength-based initiatives and suicide prevention work that has been developed in Central Australia

Facilitate a workshop about suicide being used as a threat, an issue requiring special attention in this region

Bring service providers and community representatives together to plan a way forward

Ensure that presentations and participation give voice to Aboriginal peoples of Central Australia, members of the LGBTQIA+ community and people with a lived experience of suicide

The event is being organised by the Life Promotion Network (LPN). For a registration form or for more information contact Laurencia Grant - lagrant@redcross.org.au
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Registration is still open for next weeks Suicide Prevention Forum at Olive Pink Botanic Garden in Alice Springs.

Day 1 (14th August) - the suicide prevention forum & threat workshop

Day 2 (15th August) - the suicide prevention networking opportunity to share ideas on how to move forward in suicide prevention work.

The purpose of the forum is to;

Showcase some of the strength-based initiatives and suicide prevention work that has been developed in Central Australia

Facilitate a workshop about suicide being used as a threat, an issue requiring special attention in this region

Bring service providers and community representatives together to plan a way forward

Ensure that presentations and participation give voice to Aboriginal peoples of Central Australia, members of the LGBTQIA+ community and people with a lived experience of suicide

The event is being organised by the Life Promotion Network (LPN). For a registration form or for more information contact Laurencia Grant - lagrant@redcross.org.au

A reminder to book in for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health First Aid Training 7th & 8th August. Email training@mhaca.org.au ... See MoreSee Less

A reminder to book in for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health First Aid Training 7th & 8th August. Email training@mhaca.org.au

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Check out this great resource developed by the Menzies School of Health Research talking about mental health. The video was developed with First Nations Australians in the Northern Territory (NT, Australia) to ensure that the messages are meaningful and appropriate for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

This video has been translated into EC Arrernte language spoken in Alice Springs (NT, Australia

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