Funding for Mental Mates Program

Mental health support in Katherine is set to receive a boost following the announcement of a successful project under the Building Better Regions Fund – Community Investment stream. Senator Nigel Scullion said the community-based project was a positive investment in the Katherine region’s future. “This is a fantastic outcome for Katherine, with a Mental Mates [...]

By |2018-07-12T09:05:30+10:00July 12th, 2018|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

School Launches Resilience Project

When Northern Territory teenager Dolly Everett tragically took her own life in January after being mercilessly bullied online, the nation was rocked to its core. Dolly’s death may have provided more questions than answers, but it became a topic of public discussion. A 2016 report by mental health organisation Orygen found that suicide rates among [...]

By |2021-03-04T15:12:08+11:00March 19th, 2018|Categories: Bullying, Suicide|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments