Safe Haven now open in BEGA!

April 7th, 2024 Posted by: Kath Miller

The Bega Valley Safe Haven has opened after years of advocacy by SPAN and the SLHD. Amy Power and her team of workers have moved in to 17 Bega Street Bega. ph 02 6491 9214. Hours of operation are 12-7pm 7 days a week. A warm, welcoming and safe place, the Safe Haven is an […]

Older Person Mental Health First Aid Training

April 7th, 2024 Posted by: Kath Miller

Are you working with older people? Do you have an elderly friend or neighbour you are concerned about? A parent, sibling or grandparent? Wish you could do something to help? This course might be for you. June 4/5 and 11/12 at the Merimbula RSL. Registration details are on the flyer.

This Way Up

November 25th, 2022 Posted by: Melanie King

Digital mental health treatment that is ready when you are. Check out the range of self-paced online programs that teach clinically-proven strategies to help you improve the way you feel.

Lend your voice…

August 29th, 2022 Posted by: Melanie King

Lived experience opportunity. Would you like to contribute to The Oasis Townsville Co-design? Register Here or visit the website for more information.


August 29th, 2022 Posted by: Melanie King

Support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities after suicide

Red Dust Healing

August 29th, 2022 Posted by: Melanie King

LGBTQ+ Guide to Online Safety

February 11th, 2022 Posted by: Melanie King

New LGBTQ+ online safety guide aims to empower LGBTQ+ and give them the tools to protect themselves online. Resource discusses online communities, cyber bullying, dark side of the web, controlling your identity, dating, workplace and tips for Parents of LGBTQ+ youth.

Suicide Bereavement Group

August 25th, 2021 Posted by: Melanie King

Suicide Bereavement Group hold informal get togethers on the 4th Monday of each month at Club Sapphire. Confidentiality and support remain of utmost importance with facilitators and attendees alike. Anyone interested is asked to contact SPAN for more details and to register.

RAMHP – Let’s Talk podcasts

August 13th, 2021 Posted by: Melanie King

Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP) has an excellent podcast series called Let’s Talk. Produced by journalist Kia Handley its all about mental health issues in rural and regional Australia.

Sapphire Health and Wellbeing Service, SHaWS

November 13th, 2020 Posted by: Melanie King

What is SHaWS? The Sapphire Health and Wellbeing Service (SHaWS) is a primary health, mental health, Aboriginal health, drug and alcohol treatment and support service working in collaboration with Katungul Aboriginal Medicial Service, and Grand Pacific Health and a number of medical practices on the Sapphire Coast. SHaWS offers free, non-judgemental and respectful services including: […]

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