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Media Release – ACDC Project Bendigo, Dec 2021

Media Release – ACDC Project Bendigo, Dec 2021

Sometimes all it takes is a conversation. A new project in Bendigo aims to talk with community members about their mental health and help link them with wellbeing services in the area. With the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic still felt throughout Australia, the...

MEET MACEDON RANGES PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Shannon & Andrew

MEET MACEDON RANGES PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Shannon & Andrew

Why did you want to be a People Connector with the ACDC Project? Shannon: I wanted to become a People Connector with ACDC to further my own skills and experience in mental health while being able to make a positive impact on people’s lives and mental health. Andrew:...

Media Release – ACDC Project Macedon Ranges, Oct 2021

Media Release – ACDC Project Macedon Ranges, Oct 2021

Sometimes all it takes is a conversation. A new project in the Macedon Ranges aims to talk with community members about their mental health and help link them with wellbeing services in the area. With the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic still felt throughout...

MEET IPSWICH PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Serani & David

MEET IPSWICH PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Serani & David

Why did you want to be a People Connector with the ACDC Project?  Serani: I wanted to continue as a People Connector for the ACDC Project because of the incredible experience I had in the first phase. I am still so encouraged to be involved with a program that is...

Media Release – ACDC Project Ipswich, Sept 2021

Media Release – ACDC Project Ipswich, Sept 2021

Sometimes all it takes it is a conversation. A new project in Ipswich aims to talk with community members about their mental health and help link them with wellbeing services in their area. With the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic still felt throughout Australia, the...

Expressions of Interest Open – ACDC Project

Expressions of Interest Open – ACDC Project

Expressions of Interest for Round 2 of the Assisting Communities through Direct Connection (ACDC) Project are now closed. Having run successfully across four sites, the ACDC project is looking for suitably qualified organisations to help reach more communities around...

Campbelltown site completed for Round 1 of ACDC Project

Campbelltown site completed for Round 1 of ACDC Project

In Airds and Claymore People Connectors have finished going door-to-door talking with community members about their wellbeing. From 25 February to 28 May 2021, they provided information and support to locals as part of the Assisting Communities through Direct...

MEET CANBERRA PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Joby & Baiju

MEET CANBERRA PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Joby & Baiju

What does being a People Connector for The ACDC Project mean to you? Joby: Creating platform to understand the issues and needs of householders and ensuring their awareness of services available to them. Baiju: A People Connector must understand the meaning of mental...

MEET BRISBANE PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Natalie & Serani

MEET BRISBANE PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Natalie & Serani

Q: What does being a People Connector for the ACDC Project mean to you? Natalie: “Being a people connector has been a great opportunity for me to engage with people within our community and be able to offer support and assistance. This project feels like I’m actually...

Media Release – May 2021

Media Release – May 2021

Sometimes all it takes it is a conversation. A new project in Campbelltown NSW, Roma QLD, Brisbane QLD and Canberra ACT is going door-to-door talking with community members about their mental health and help link them with wellbeing services in their area. With the...

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