Strategic Plan Overview

2016-2019
Our Vision:
A society that values mental health and where everyone has the opportunity to be mentally healthy.
 
Our Mission:
To enhance population mental health by creating supportive environments that strengthen individual and community resilience.
 
To extend the reach and strengthen the impact of the ABC Campaign
 
 
Enhance capacity to deliver effective mental health promotion by fostering mutually beneficial relationships
Enhanced Programs
Consolidated and refreshed programs, and the development of new initiatives that address the needs and aspirations of diverse and evolving communities
Expanded Reach
Enhanced and additional working relationships with community partners
 
Enriched Partnerships
Renewed and additional relationships to secure investment for future growth and to ensure sustainability
Investment in our Capacity
Increased engagement and connection with more jurisdictions, communities and sub-population groups, and increased participation in individual and community activities
 
To provide leadership in evidence-based mental health promotion
 
 
To consolidate and build organisational capability
Research and Evaluation
Research that informs and evaluates the effectiveness of the A-B-C campaign in achieving its individual, community, advocacy and societal objectives
Contemporary Promotions and Communications
An evidence-based framework for mental health promotion via community based social marketing
 
Strengthened Governance and Leadership
Enhanced direction setting and decision making
Empowered and Capable People
A diverse team who are passionate about mental health and have the capacity to fulfill our vision and mission
Efficient Operations
Quality systems, processes, and infrastructure are implemented that enable the provision of consistent and reliable services to decrease administrative burden and foster sustainable practices
ABC Pledges

Latest News & Updates

New resource: Keeping mentally healthy in retirement

New resource: Keeping mentally healthy in retirement

Retirement is an exciting chapter in your life! There is more time to do the things you enjoy, spend time with family and friends, explore different hobbies, and set yourself new, meaningful challenges. In saying that, any life change that you go through can be unsettling and bring about uncertainty which may impact your mental wellbeing. We have realised a new resource encouraging retirees, and those who are transitioning into retirement, to boost their mental health and well-being through a few simple steps.

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Don't let winter rain on your parade!

Don't let winter rain on your parade!

It’s that time of year again where the daylight gets shorter, the weather cools down and our lakes and dams start to fill up again. For some people, this time of year is particularly difficult as the change of season can lead to a decrease in physical activity and leave people feeling unhappy and isolated from friends and family.

The change in weather doesn’t have to negatively affect our mental health, there are many great ways to stay active, belong and commit throughout winter!

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What is Act-Belong-Commit?

What is Act-Belong-Commit?

Act-Belong-Commit is a mental health promotion campaign that encourages individuals to take action to protect and promote their own mental wellbeing.

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Act-Belong-Commit in Recovery

Act-Belong-Commit in Recovery

Expressions of Interest wanted from service providers to host a free interactive workshop for staff and consumers to learn about how Act-Belong-Commit in Recovery can support recovery from addictions and mental health problems by promoting positive behaviours that build and strengthen mental wellness.

If you're interested please contact Alicia, alicia.fair-manson@student.curtin.edu.au or (08) 9266 1653.