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VIC MENTAL HEALTH MONTH 2019

NATIONAL

MENTAL HEALTH MONTH 2019

 With the challenges of rising rates of mental illness across Australia, the Foundation is expending this year’s Mental Health Month to National Mental Health Month from 1 - 31October 2019 by bringing National and Victorian Mental Health Organizations in a single platform to organise events such as National launch at Canberra, Victorian Launch, Governor’s Breakfast, 8 regional forums, youth and future leaders conference, Victorian Mayoral symposium, educational seminars, workshops, cultural events and walk for mental health to raise mental health awareness among general community.

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EVENT CALENDAR 2019

DATE

EVENT

DETAILS

REGISTRATION

01 OCT

National Mental Health Month Launch

   Canberra ACT

   

National Mental Health Month Launch in Canberra

02 OCT

Regional Forum - South Eastern Metro 

 Frankston VIC

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

03 OCT

Regional Forum - South Region

Stonnington VIC

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

 

04 OCT

Future Leaders Conference

Swinburne University VIC

 

Student leaders of various universities, TAFE colleges and schools interested in mental health will come together for a round table conference discussing various topics related to mental health.  

05 OCT

Melbourne Multicultural Festival

Queensbridge Square VIC

 

Multicultural communities to gather and perform for a day from 10 am to 8 pm. dances, music, food stalls  

06 OCT

Seniors Month Launch

 TBD

MHFA will have a stall at Seniors event.

 

07 OCT

Victorian Mental Health Month Launch 

Melbourne Town Hall VIC 
6:00PM-7:30PM

 

As a peak body, we will work with Melbourne city council and the lord Mayor to assist us in bringing together many mental health organisations, charity organisations and businesses as well as members of federal and state parliament. 

 

08 OCT

 TBD

 

 

09 OCT

TBD 

 

 

10 OCT

Regional Forum - Eastern Region

Morewell VIC

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

 

11 OCT

 

Victorian Mayors Conference

Knox/Perpetual VIC

 

Victorian Mayors conference to raise awareness and promote better mental health. 

 

12 OCT

Indian Music Festival

Kel Watson Theatre VIC

 

Indian Musical Event fundraiser 

 

13 OCT

 

Youth Conference

University of Melbourne VIC

 

Student leaders of various universities and Youth Advisory Committee come together for a round table conference discussing various topics related to mental health.  

 

14 OCT

 

Regional Forum - Eastern Metro Region 

Knox City Council VIC

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

 

15 OCT

TBD 

TBD 

 

16 OCT

TBD 

TBD 

 

17 OCT

Regional Forum - Western Region

Moyne Shire VIC

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

 

18 OCT

 TBD

TBD 

 

19 OCT

 Indian Dance Festival  

Rowville Art Centre VIC

 

Indian Musical Event fundraiser by ABBS 

 

 

20 OCT

Wellbeing Walk

Albert Park Lake VIC

 

National Mental Health Month Walk 2019 

 

21 OCT

Regional Forum - Western Metro

Wyndham VIC

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

 

22 OCT

 TBD

TBD 

 

23 OCT

 TBD

 TBD

 

24 OCT

Regional Forum - Northern Region

Shepparton VIC

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

 

25 OCT

 TBD

 TBD

 

26 OCT

Chill Out Day

Dandenong VIC

 

A fun day out with music, dance, food, games and rides. 

 

26 OCT

ABBS Diwali

TBD

ABBS Diwali Festival 2019 

 

27 OCT

 TBD

 TBD

 

28 OCT

Regional Forum - Northern Metro

Yarra VIC

 

 

To raise awareness about mental health issues and demographics specific to the council and particular region. 

 

 

29 OCT

Premier Breakfast

TBD

TBD 
 

30 OCT

TBD 

 TBD

 

31 OCT

Hope Seminar

Swinburne University
AMDC Building
Level 3, AMDC301
6:00PM
 

TBD 

 

31 OCT

MHFA Celebratory Breakfast

MHFA VIC

 

TBD