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  • Locals urged to reach out… anytime!

    3 September 2021

    An initiative to increase awareness of the support available for mental health, or drug and alcohol concerns in South Eastern NSW was recently launched by COORDINARE, in partnership with Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District, and Southern NSW Local Health District, as we work together across the region to keep our…

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  • Roadmap to embed people with lived experience of mental illness in local services

    20 August 2021

    Today marks the launch of the Mental Health Lived Experience (Peer) Work Framework to ensure people with experience of mental illness continue to shape and deliver the district’s mental health services.

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  • Open Letter: Responding to suicide in our community

    11 May 2021

    Dear Illawarra Shoalhaven residents, families, and community

    Re: Responding to suicide in our community

    As you may know our communities have been profoundly saddened by a number of suicide deaths. Our heartfelt thoughts and sympathy extend to the bereaved families and friends.

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  • headspace centre to officially open in Batemans Bay

    23 April 2021

    headspace Batemans Bay celebrated its official opening on Thursday 22 April. Since mid-January, headspace Batemans Bay has been providing young people aged 12 to 25 access to youth friendly, free and confidential mental health and wellbeing services in their local area.

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  • Where to go for local support over the Christmas period

    22 December 2020

    If you need additional help or support this Christmas, you are not alone. Local support services are available over the Christmas and New Year period. COORDINARE and the Illawarra Shoalhaven Suicide Prevention Collaborative have provided a list of key services.

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  • New videos to support people bereaved by suicide

    26 November 2020

    The Illawarra Shoalhaven Suicide Prevention Collaborative (the Collaborative) today launched a suite of 11 videos as part of a campaign supporting people who are bereaved by suicide. This includes two compilation videos entitled ‘What helped us get through' and ‘What would you say to someone recently bereaved?’.

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  • Free mental health coaching now available in South Eastern NSW

    23 November 2020

    A free mental health coaching program developed by Beyond Blue is now available in South Eastern NSW. NewAccess, delivered in conjunction with Wellways and COORDINARE, is a six-session program offering practical advice on how to manage the pressures, worries and stresses of life.

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  • Life After Bushfires: A new digital health resource from SANE

    20 November 2020

    Last year's bushfire season was unprecedented, and there have been far-reaching mental health impacts for many people.

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