Programs & Initiatives
We partner with many community groups, local governments, health organisations, peak bodies and schools. Our partners share the Act Belong Commit message and help people put it into practice.
Mentally Healthy Schools
Mentally Healthy Schools provides a framework to embed Act Belong Commit within the classroom, school environment and broader school community to protect and improve the mental health and wellbeing of students, staff and wider school community.
Act Belong Commit uses tailored branding and messaging to specifically address the social and emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal people with an emphasis on interactions with family, involvement in community activities and connections to country and culture.
Healthway is a long standing, co-funder of the Act Belong Commit campaign and through its Healthy Partnerships Program it funds organisations to promote Act Belong Commit in a variety of community settings.
The Act Belong Commit Ambassador Program engages positive role models to champion mental health and wellbeing and help promote the Act Belong Commit campaign across a variety of community settings.
The Act Belong Commit Youth Connectors program is a peer-based mental health promotion initiative that engages young people to encourage the adoption of mentally healthy behaviours.
Act Belong Commit is encouraging everyone to participate in mindfulness this May.
‘Words to live by’: A Storytelling Series
No matter your background or age, the ‘Words to live by’ video series showcases there are many ways you can Act Belong Commit to protect and promote your mental health and wellbeing.
Act Belong Commit partnered with a number of key organisations to provide access to resources for culturally and linguistically diverse people.
‘Children’s special feature’
Act Belong Commit has partnered with Seven West Media Education to bring families and schools a three part feature in The Sunday Times giving ideas, tips and resources to protect children's mental health and wellbeing.
In partnership with Neighbour Day, Act Belong Commit is encouraging everyone to connect with older neighbours.
‘Feel Good Feb’
Act Belong Commit is encouraging all of us to get on the front foot with our mental health and make February, Feel Good Feb.