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Mental Health Wellbeing

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Mental Health Wellbeing

Secondary School

headspace Canberra supports young people aged 12 - 25 who are experiencing mild to moderate mental health concerns and/or substance use issues. headspace School Support is an initiative funded by the Federal Government that works with school communities to prepare for, respond to, and recover from the suicide of a student.
Mental health education designed specifically for young people based on first person story telling. Suitable for year 9,10,11 and 12 students.
Mental Illness Education ACT
Our program links with Australian Curriculum for Health and Physical Education.
Stress Better is designed to assist young people to better understand stress, anxiety and worry, and the connection between the three.
MIEACT is opening up bookings for its newly developed Bullying Prevention Program during Term 2, 2018 ready for launch and delivery in Term 3.
MindMatters is a national mental health framework for secondary schools that aims to improve the mental health and wellbeing of young people.
Mental Illness Education ACT
A free teacher resource for Drama and English teachers.
Health and wellbeing program including cyberwise, diet, self esteem, safe partying and more.
Education campaign for young men and boys designed to encourage them to speak up and get help. Sessions include short talks, videos and extended Q&A. Menslink partners with the Raiders to deliver sessions.
Regular outreach counselling for young men aged 12 and up during school term (plus during school holidays at our offices in Griffith).
The Junction Youth Health Service provides free primary health care and support services for young people aged 12 to 25 years and their dependants, with a particular focus on young people who are homeless or otherwise at risk.
OzHelp offers a range of services and training programs that can help your organisation, including schools build a resilient workplace that supports individuals, teams and Managers to deal effectively with times of change, high pressure and stress.
Bungee is an inclusive resilience building program that promotes emotional wellbeing through the arts. The program supports young people (aged 5-18) to participate in activities designed to build resilience, enhance well-being and social and emotional health.
Belconnen Community Service
The Youth Services team provides outreach and activities for young people aged 12-25 years who live work or play in or around Belconnen. Activities are aimed at increasing resilience and developing skills that give young people opportunities to actively engage in their lives and their communities.
As part of the Bungee Youth Resilience Program we can provide individual support through counselling and tailored activities in a welcoming, supportive and child friendly environment. The counselling sessions include discussion, creative activities and professional advice for parents.