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Act-Belong-Commit in the Pilbara

Created Friday, 12 September 2014 in News
Almost ten years ago, Karratha was one of six pilot sites in Western Australia to participate in a world-first project to promote mental wellbeing.

What is Act-Belong-Commit?

Created Thursday, 21 August 2014 in News

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

Country Arts WA & Act-Belong-Commit Present: Sand Tracks

Created Thursday, 31 July 2014 in News

Sand Tracks is a remote Indigenous contemporary music touring program run by Country Arts WA. Proudly sponsored by Healthway promoting the Act-Belong-Commit message. This project aims to build skills and experience to present performing arts shows in your community, while also developing Aboriginal artists.

Touring regionally: Dust of Uruzgan presented by Act-Belong-Commit

Created Tuesday, 29 July 2014 in News

Over the last 15 years Fred Smith has emerged as one of Australia's most interesting songwriters. He has spent the last 15 years all over the joint: working on peace keeping missions in Afghanistan and the South Pacific, touring in America and travelling the Australian festival circuit.

Speak Your Mind

Created Thursday, 17 July 2014 in News

ABC Open is inviting Australians to share their experiences of mental health, whether it's themselves personally or someone they care about.

July Act-Belong-Commit Local Champion: Amanda Stephenson

Created Tuesday, 08 July 2014 in News

Balcatta resident Amanda Stephenson is our July Act-Belong-Commit local champion. After experiencing depression, Amanda's number one priority in life became taking care of her mental health.

Men's Health Week champions: Subiaco Community Men's Shed

Created Friday, 13 June 2014 in News

The Subiaco Community Men's Shed formed in 2010 when the City of Subiaco called for expressions of interest from local men to form a men's shed group. The small group of men who initially came together quickly grew to approximately 34 men all keen to participate. In 2012, the Subiaco Community Men's Shed became an incorporated group.

Men's Health Week: Celebrating your AchieveMENts

Created Wednesday, 11 June 2014 in News

It's Men's Health Week and this year's theme is 'Celebrating your AchieveMENts". To raise the profile of men's health we're asking men, boys, sons, dads, brothers and grandads to tell us how achieving personal and professional goals helps to keep you mentally.

Act-Belong-Commit: Lifestyle Medicine for Keeping Mentally Healthy

Created Wednesday, 11 June 2014 in News

An article published in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine.

National Reconciliation Week

Created Tuesday, 27 May 2014 in News
This week is National Reconciliation Week. This is a time for all Australians to learn about shared histories, cultures and achievements and to explore how each of us can join the national reconciliation effort.
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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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Mental Health Week 2017: Get Involved!

Mental Health Week 2017: Get Involved!

GET INVOLVED! We've put together a list of ideas of activities/events that you can do in your school, workplace, club, community group or friendship network....

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Act-Belong-Commit Youth Connectors

Act-Belong-Commit Youth Connectors

Are you ... aged between 16 & 25? Passionate about health & wellbeing?

Come to our FUN & FREE workshop where you will learn:
  • About Act-Belong-Commit
  • How you can talk to friends about being mentally healthy
  • How you can assist others to get involved in the community
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Standing Strong Together: Aboriginal Act-Belong-Commit logo shared across WA

Standing Strong Together: Aboriginal Act-Belong-Commit logo shared across WA

Mentally Healthy WA this week released an Aboriginal logo and slogan for use state-wide. The adaptation of the well-known Act-Belong-Commit message is designed for use by Aboriginal partner groups who want to promote social and emotional wellbeing in communities across WA, and for organisations who sponsor or support events run by Aboriginal groups. Read more...