In the media

August 01, 2019

Active August: Mental health troubles stalk young women more than ever

"Young people feel more out of control in a much more complex world. They worry about themselves more, jobs aren’t guaranteed in a way they may have been in the past, (and) there is huge global change.”

August 01, 2019

Interview with Maria Szybiak, Manager, Mentally Health WA, on FIFO Life

Maria Szybiak, Manager, Mentally Health WA, spoke to Adam from FIFO Life on working in public health, Mentally Healthy WA, Active August and how to keep mentally healthy.

August 01, 2019

Mental woes stalking women

Young women have become the face of Australia’s mental health epidemic, with hospital admissions, calls to helplines and anxiety and depression rates on the rise.

July 18, 2019

Get Active This August in Your Community!

As winter truly sets in across WA, Act-Belong-Commit is encouraging individuals, organisations and communities across WA to get involved in ‘Active August’; a new state-wide campaign promoting ways people and communities can get active for their mental health and wellbeing.

July 02, 2019

Young local leader takes on youth officer role for The Makers

Young local leader and Halls Head College student Kaylee Miller has stepped up into her new role as youth officer for homegrown not-for-profit organisation, The Makers.

July 01, 2019

2019 NAIDOC Week Busselton | Undalup Association host cultural workshops

Voice, treaty, truth is the theme for this year's NAIDOC Week which celebrates Aboriginal and Islander culture throughout Australia from July 7 until July 14.

June 27, 2019

WAM Songwriting workshops with Grand Casual

The workshops will encourage and promote Healthway’s message of Act-Belong-Commit and maintaining positive mental health through creative expression and connecting with others.

June 26, 2019

WAM’s Song of the Year 18/19 Winners Announced

Taking place at Perth’s newest and most exciting live music venue, Freo.Social, the WAM Song of the Year, presented by Act-Belong-Commit has been taken out by Carla Geneve as the Overall Grand Prize winner for her song Greg’s Discount Chemist.

June 26, 2019

Perth fashion set descends on Kalgoorlie

THE West Australian fashion set will again descend on the goldfields as part of the fourth Kalgoorlie Fashion Week (KALFW) next month.

June 25, 2019

Music won’t stop for Challis students

Following the success of ABC TV’s Don’t Stop the Music, presented in partnership with Musica Viva Australia, teachers at Armadale Senior High School are creating opportunities for Challis Community Primary School students to continue their music education thanks to the establishment of a new year seven concert band program.