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Mental Health Wellbeing

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Mental Health Wellbeing

Secondary School

Mental Illness Education ACT
Understanding how attitudes, behaviours and language impact body image. For Years 7 and 8 students.
Mental Illness Education ACT
Taking a behavioural approach to bullying prevention. This is an interactive session for students in Years 7 and 8 delivered by a qualified facilitator.
Mental Illness Education ACT
Equips students with practical tools to manage and respond to stress more effectively. This workshop equips Year 10, 11and 12 participants with the tools to manage stress more effectively.
Mental Illness Education ACT
Builds an understanding of stress, worry and anxiety and the connection between the three. Suitable for Years 7, 8 and 9 students.
Mental Illness Education ACT
Analysing stigma and the power of the lived experience. For Years 10, 11 and 12.
Mental Illness Education ACT
Addressing stigma and promoting help-seeking. For Years 7, 8 and 9.
Canteen is here to help your school and students in three ways.
CYCLOPS, Anglicare ACT Youth & Family Services, is a program supporting young people, between 10 and 25 years old who care for a family member experiencing a physical or intellectual disability, mental health issues, alcohol and other drug related issues and/or chronic illness.
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.
headspace Canberra supports young people aged 12 - 25 who are experiencing mild to moderate mental health concerns and/or substance use issues.
Be You is a national mental health initiative for educators which aims to promote and protect positive mental health in children and young people in every early learning service and school in Australia.
Experiencing the death of someone to suicide can have a devastating effect on individuals and communities.
A Marymead’s Family and Relationship Support Services Program. New Horizons provides a combination of individual support and school workshops.
Equal Ground is a newly created free mental health service, providing support to members of the LGBTQIA+ community aged 16 and over, who live, study or work in the ACT.
Encampment is a program run by and for LGBTIQ+ young people and their allies in the Canberra region.
Keeping YOUth Connected is a virtual youth group for LGBTIQ+ young people linking them with services and supports that meet their needs
Westlund Counselling is the ACT’s leading community-based counselling service for LGBTIQ+ people, their families and their allies.
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.
Capital Region Community Services
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.