Info for Mates

 

Get involved with your Community

 

headspace – Free Sarina Community Training Courses

headspace are hosting free training courses for parents and interested community members. This training will be on the 25th February, 21 at Sarina Leagues Club. 

For more information contact Madonna McLeod on 48982200

headspace – Free Community Training Course 

Conversations about Non-Suicidal Self-Injury

headspace Sarina is hosting a free training sessions about non-suicidal self injury. 

This training will be taking place at the Sarina Leagues Club on the 24th of February. 

For more information, please contact Madonnna McLeod on 48982200 or mmcleod@naphl.com.au.

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What's happening at State Level?

dear mind Campaign

Dear Mind

The Dear Mind website provides ideas and inspiration for incorporating mental wellbeing activities into our everyday lives, as well as links to wellbeing resources and support services.

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk recently launched an extension of the Queensland Government mental wellbeing campaign to support Queenslanders affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The new phase of the Dear Mind campaign focuses on helping people build resilience through the six building blocks of mental wellbeing.

What's happening around the country?

 

 

Australian Men’s Health Forum

 

Getting people talking about men’s mental health. Statements or questions sparking the conversation and getting a little deeper. 

Movember – Men’s Health

 

Movember Conversations helping to navigate a tough conversation with a friend who might be struggling. 

Useful Apps & Podcasts

 

Men’s Mental Health Show

 

Each week new topics are covered to try and help men with understanding their thoughts and emotions. Breaking down that vulmerablility is a sign of courage, strength and bravey.

Strength Sessions

 

Men’s Health editor Scott Henderson and Lincoln Lewis co-host Strength Sessions, discussing ‘Strength’ and modern masculinity. 

Regional Roundup

The Regional Roundup is a space to share what’s happening to prevent suicide in our region.  We need this because our best chance of supporting families and saving lives is by working together, making the most of the resources and training we have here and not wasting time and energy on duplication or trying to do it all ourselves.

You’ll also find here an update about on actions taken to progress the strategies in the Suicide Prevention Community Action Plan. The Planning Group meets monthly, works continuously and welcomes your input or feedback into the strategies.

We hope you find this information useful and that you share it with others who can benefit as well.  If you have any resources or other information to be shared, or want help with something, please email it through to Shea.

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