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About Mental Health Week

Mental Health Week is part of a national mental health promotion campaign held in October each year, and incorporates World Mental Health Day, held globally on 10 October. The purpose of this awareness week is to engage communities in activities that promote mental health and wellbeing and also raise awareness and understanding about mental illness, and how it impacts on the lives of people in our community.

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Register your event

Are you planning an event or activity to celebrate Mental Health Week in your community? At your workplace? At your school or sporting club? Make sure to register your event and we’ll help you promote it!

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Mental Health Week Workplace Kits

Thinking of holding a Mental health Week event at your workplace? Here is a kit to help you get started and begin thinking about how you might implement some measures to increase the mental health and wellbeing of your team!

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Resources for Event Holders

We’ve taken the hard work out of hosting a Mental Health Week event. We have all the online resources available here including a comprehensive event planning guide and also an event promotion and media kit.

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