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December 03, 2019

5 Things to Consider Before You Volunteer

Volunteering can be such a fulfilling experience, helping you to feel good about yourself and improving your self-confidence and self-esteem. It can even enhance your mental health! However, before you commit to a volunteering role, here’s some things to consider before you start. read more

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November 25, 2019

25 Fun and Quirky Things to do in Perth

We often think that travel is the only way to get out and experience new things in life. However, what if there was a way to do that without jumping on a plane? Have a look at these 25 fun and quirky things to do in Perth! read more

Winning Entry Snap Happy Competition Jill Pethers
November 21, 2019

Announcing the Winner of Our Snap Happy Competition

We received over 50 entries into the Snap Happy Competition from schools across the state, with many heart-warming and inspirational stories. read more

Winner 2019 WA Mental Health Awards
November 19, 2019

Mentally Healthy WA recognised in the 2019 Western Australian Mental Health Awards

Mentally Healthy WA has been recognised for its commitment to mental health at the 2019 Western Australian Mental Health Awards. read more

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November 11, 2019

Is self-care really the answer? Reflecting on Postnatal Support and Community Care

Sometimes people aren’t in a position to add self-care to their extensive to do lists – mothers included. So if we promoted ‘community care’ instead, what does it look like? read more

October 2019 Welcome to our new partners
November 08, 2019

Welcome to New Mentally Healthy Community Partners - October

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to our new Community Partners, like-minded organisations who share a vision to build more mentally healthy communities! read more

We’ve come up with a list of twelve ways you can Act-Belong-Commit this Christmas to help you have a mentally healthy, more relaxing and joyful Christmas.
November 08, 2019

12 Ways to Act-Belong-Commit This Christmas

We’ve come up with a list of twelve ways you can Act-Belong-Commit this Christmas to help you have a mentally healthy, more relaxing and joyful Christmas. read more

Kalamunda SHS
November 04, 2019

Mentally Healthy School in Profile: Kalamunda Senior High School

The Act‑Belong‑Commit message is a simple but effective way to increase positive mental health and help prevent poor mental health outcomes in our students. read more

October 31, 2019

Mental Health Week 2019 Recap

Wellness days, hikes, expos, photo competitions, yoga and drumming circles - just a few of the Mental Health Week events that were run by Act-Belong-Commit partners across WA in 2019! read more

2019 Act-Belong-Commit PANDA Week Competition
October 31, 2019

2019 Act-Belong-Commit PANDA Week Competition

In acknowledgement of Perinatal Depression & Anxiety Awareness (PANDA) Week, we’re giving away tickets to see The Wiggles live in concert on 23 November 2019 at RAC Arena, with thanks to VenuesWest. read more