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May 31, 2019

Muswellbrook Youth Connectors Case Study

Darci Miller, the Mentally Healthy WA (MHWA) Youth Connectors Program Coordinator, recently travelled to Muswellbrook in regional New South Wales to run a number of initiatives. read more

Students from Cooinda Primary School
May 27, 2019

Mentally Healthy School in Profile: Cooinda Primary School

All communities can benefit from the promotion of the Act‑Belong‑Commit message, simply by raising awareness of the importance of mental health and providing ideas and opportunities about how to achieve this. read more

Volunteer – Eric Coates from the WA Museum
May 17, 2019

The WA Museum Volunteer Program

Volunteers play an enormous part in creating an exciting and enriching experience for visitors to the Western Australian Museum, whether through Front of House engagement with the public, or working Back of House, helping preserve our rich cultural and natural heritage for future generations. read more

Volunteers: the beating heart of Foodbank WA
May 16, 2019

Volunteers: the beating heart of Foodbank WA

With over 75% of the workforce comprising of volunteers, it is fair to say that Foodbank WA could not operate without people generously giving their time to this worthy cause. read more

Stargazing in Moora
May 14, 2019

Stargazing Volunteers

The astronomy community in Western Australia is very generous with their time and their talents! read more

Mummy Buddy Program
May 14, 2019

The Mummy Buddy Program - Making a Difference in the Lives of First-time Mothers in WA

The Mummy Buddy Program is part of an initiative developed by the Psychology of Active Healthy Living Group at the University of Western Australia. read more

Volunteering WA
May 13, 2019

Making a World of Difference this National Volunteer Week

For this year’s National Volunteer Week, we’re sharing our platform with some of our partners, to profile how volunteers make the world of difference to their organisations and communities. read more

A Volunteer Reflection by Tom Carello
May 13, 2019

How Fair Game Academy Uncovered My Leadership Potential: A Volunteer Reflection by Tom Carello

My name is Tom and I have worked with Fair Game for two years. The impact that Fair Game has on the communities that it visits is well known, however less reported is the impact it has on its volunteers. read more

May 10, 2019

Living Well in WA: Providing Solutions for Life Challenges

Over one weekend from May 18 to 19 at the Living Well in WA Expo, in the Claremont Showground Exhibition Centre, visitors will find fresh new answers and solutions to life’s challenges and problems. read more

May 07, 2019

Shire supports program to boost youth mental health

Mentally Healthy WA’s Act-Belong-Commit team is visiting Newman on Thursday 16 May to run a fun and interactive workshop with young people to teach them how they can boost their mental health and that of those around them. read more