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Archive 2009

February

Lake Cargelligo – Mental Health Information Session

Leeton – Mental Health Information Session

Deniliquin – Mental Health Information Sessions – a.m.

Deniliquin – Mental Health Information Sessions – p.m.

Time Out 4 Blokes workshop (pilot)

Charity Match

bongongoYou are invited to the Adjungbilly hills for a day of fun and spills to witness 8 Fantastic Cricket Teams entertaining the crowd at the “ACG.”

Date: Saturday 6 March 2010

Time: From 9.30am

Venue: Adjungbilly Cricket Ground – Adjungbilly NSW

BBQ: Courtesy of Rotary

Gate Entry: Adults $10.00 Children: Free

All proceeds will be donated to Riverina Bluebell and Beyond Blue.

Please join us in showing our community’s support in the fight against depression & mental illness in rural Australia.

RSVP: Paul & Rachel Graham
email: bongongo@aussiebroadband.com.au
ph: (02) 6946 6283

Inaugural Charity Match

Calling all budding young writers

May

Mental Health Week NSW 2009

Starter kit for small grants for Mental Health Week

Closing date – small grant applications

Closing date for Mental Health Week resources orders

Monday 28th September – Events registration close

Free DVD rental in your local video store

 The Mental Health Association NSW and beyondblue have provided the majority of videostores across NSW with a set of six free DVDs about key mental health problems, for free rental to their customers.

The films were produced by Monkey See Productions.
DVD titles include:

  • “Me Depressed? Don’t Make Me Laugh!”, presented by Spike Milligan
  • “No More Bets Please”, presented by HG Nelson
  • “Manic Depressive Illness. A Guide to Living with it.”
  • “Living with Schizophrenia”
  • “Fight or Flight. Overcoming Panic and Agoraphobia”
  • “I Think, They Think.” Overcoming Social Phobia

For more information, including a list of stores stocking the DVDs:
» Mental Health Association NSW Inc.

Wagga Wagga Depression Support Group

Wagga Wagga Depression Support Group

Wagga Wagga Depression Support Group

GROW support group – Young

GROW support group

7th Transcribe Young Writers Competition

A story that will inspire you

Netballers turn BLUE in June

GROW support group

GROW support group

Kicking Goals with Rural Mental Health

A series of newsletters with practical suggestions for coping with mental health issues and supporting others dealing with those issues.

Sow the seeds

Each ‘Round’ of the newsletter includes many practical suggestions and resources, including:

  • Round 14: 22 August 2009  | KG-Round14
    Keeping active to prevent or manage depression and anxiety.
  • Round 13: 8 August 2009 | KG-Round13
    ‘Normal’ teenage behaviour or something to worry about?
  • Round 12: 1 August 2009 | KG-Round12
    Improving sleep patterns.
  • Round 11: 25 July 2009 | KG-Round11
    Structured problem solving.
  • Round 10: 13 June 2009 | KG-Round10
    Reducing stress.
  • Round 9: 4 July 2009 | KG-Round9
    Intereach, Riverina Murray Respite and Carelink Centre (CRCC), Tenant Participation and Resource Service (TPRS), CommuniCare 5000.
  • Round 8: 13 June 2009 | KG-Round8
    Depression – how to seek treatment or help others
  • Round 7: 30 May 2009 | KG-Round7
    Depression – in summary
  • Round 6: 23 May 2009 | KG-Round6
    Getting help
  • Round 5: 16 May 2009 | KG-Round5
    Grief, loss and depression
  • Round 4: 9 May 2009 | KG-Round4
    Helping more mates
  • Round 3: 24-26 April 2009 | KG-Round3
    ‘Footy tips’ for staying well!
  • Round 2: 18 April 2009 | KG-Round2
    Events and happenings
  • Round 1: 4 April 2009 | KG-Round1
    Kicking goals with mental wellbeing

Cootamundra – Adult mental health first aid training

Cootamundra – Adult mental health first aid training

Temora – Adult mental health first aid training

Temora – Adult mental health first aid training

August

Tumut – Working together and looking out for each other

Adelong – Working together and looking out for each other

Tumbarumba – Working together and looking out for each other

Wagga Wagga – Working together and looking out for each other

Wagga Wagga – Working together and looking out for each other

Cootamundra – Working together and looking out for each other

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander mental health first aid training

Aboriginal mental health first aid training – Brungle

Building personal resilience for life’s challenges

Tacking depression together – charity rugby weekend

September

STAMP OUT THE CURSE

Click on image to view flyer.

curse-flyer

Marrar Men’s Breakfast

Youth mental health first aid training – Griffith

Mental health first aid training course – Bethungra

The Richmond Fellowship Workshops

October

Stamp out the Curse

Click on the attachment below to download the full story published in The Rural.

cricket-team-sm

TheRural-25-09-09 PDF

Riverina Bluebell committee meeting

Responding to a suicide – information session

A Night Off With A Bailey(s)

November

Dramatic Minds festival

Information night – Learn more about depression

Alternate Enterprises, Your Health & Christmas Gathering

December

Meeting of Riverina Bluebell committee