VICTORIAN MENTAL HEALTH MONTH
Victorian Mental Health Month runs from October 7th to November 6th in 2018.
In 2018 the Mental Health Month focuses on youth between 16 and 25. One in seven young Australian’s experience a mental health condition.
The aim of the Mental Health Foundation Australia’s Mental Health Month is to raise awareness of the prevalence of mental health conditions in youth and to help reduce the statistics.
Below is a list of some of activities run by the Mental Health Foundation Australia to promote youth mental health and well-being. Click here for a full list.
Mental Health Month Official Launch
When: Monday 8th October, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Location: Melbourne Town Hall (Supper Room)
Youth Mental Wellbeing Conference
When: Sunday October 14th, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Location: Deakin University, Burwood Campus
Multicultural Gala Dinner
When: Sunday October 14th, 6.30pm
Location: The Atlantic, Central Pier, 161 Harbour Esplanade, Docklands
Music and Dance Extravaganza
When: Saturday October 20th, 6.00pm – 9.30pm
Location: Rowville Performing Arts Centre, Humphreys Way, Rowville
Parenting for Resilience
When: Thursday October 25th, 9.00am – 11.45am
Location: The Royal Women’s Hospital
Mental Health Symposium
When: Monday October 29th, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Location: The Rialto, 525 Collins Street, Melbourne
Walk for Mental Health
When: Sunday November 4th, 10.00am – 12.30pm
Location: Albert Park Lake