All Community Events

Below is a list of upcoming community events.

  • 4 May 2017

    Community Event, Forum, Seminar, WAAMH Event

    Towards Elimination of Restrictive Practices 11th National Forum

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    The Towards Elimination of Restrictive Practices 11
    th National Forum (formerly Seclusion & Restraint Reduction Forum) will be held on 4 and 5 May 2017 in Perth, Western Australia.

    The theme for the 2017 forum is ‘Working together, a culture of care’.

  • 5 May 2017

    Community Event

    The MATES Lunch 2017

    A breakfast and auction will take place, thanks to Mates in Construction in support of increasing mental health awareness in the construction industry and on work sites. Special guests include Deputy Premier and Minister for Mental Health Roger Cook MLA and Perth Wildcats Vice Captain Greg Hire.

  • 8 May 2017

    Community Event

    National Volunteer Week 2017

    National Volunteering Week is an annual event celebrating the spirit of volunteering and the efforts of more than six million Australian volunteers who willingly give their time to the community.

  • 11 May 2017

    Community Event, WAAMH Event

    Persuasive Speaking Showcase

    A showcase of persuasive speaking skills from participants in WAAMH's Influential Public Speaking for Change-Makers course.

  • 18 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Forum

    Healing the Psyche Narratives of Hope: Escaping the Illness Trap

    This conference will look at how narrative and dialogical approaches help the person and their community bridge the gap from distress to wellness, including learnings from indigenous cultures and their stories.

  • 23 May 2017

    Community Event, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health Careers Seminar - 23 May 2017


    Mental health is a growing sector in Australia.
    With 1 in 5 Australians experiencing a mental illness every year, organisations look for skilled, compassionate and recovery-oriented staff to undertake a diverse number of support roles.

  • 24 May 2017

    Community Event

    Co-existing Disorders, Addiction & Mental Health - 24/05/2017 - BUNBURY

    This one-day workshop examines the complex relationship between substance use or addiction and mental health problems. Learn about the relationship between substance use and mental health issues and how one causes the other and why they so often will occur together.

  • 2 Jun 2017

    Community Event, Forum, Seminar, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health Rights & Recourse

    The Mental Health Rights & Recourse forum will explore the rights of consumers, carers and service providers across the mental health landscape and the recourse for these rights from lead agencies.

  • 12 Jun 2017

    Community Event

    Men's Health Week

    By running engaging events and activities in parternship with services, health providers and local people, Men's Health Week encourages communities to start those conversations about the elements of life that build health and life’s purpose.

  • 14 Jul 2017

    Community Event, Featured, WAAMH Event

    Frame of Mind - 14/07/2017

    Enjoy live comedy and help us raise funds for mental health with an evening of stories and laughter with TV/radio veteran and acclaimed comedian Mikey Robins (Good News Week, Triple J, Spicks and Specs).

  • 4 Sep 2017

    Community Event

    Women's Health Week

    This week of events and promotion is dedicated to creating more awareness and improving women's health. 

  • 8 Sep 2017

    Community Event

    R U OK? Day

    R U OK? Day is a suicide prevention charity that aims to start life-changing conversations and create a more connected world.

  • 10 Sep 2017

    Community Event

    World Suicide Prevention Day

    World Suicide Prevention Day is organised by the International Association for Suicide Prevention. World Health Organisation is a co-sponsor of the day. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness around the globe that suicide can be prevented.

  • 10 Oct 2017

    Community Event

    World Mental Health Day

    World Mental Health Day raises awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilises efforts in support of mental health.

    It provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide.