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MEET THE SALISBURY PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Chia-Lin, Kiara and Sophia

MEET THE SALISBURY PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Chia-Lin, Kiara and Sophia

How do you think the ACDC Project will help people in Salisbury? The ACDC Project enhances community awareness of mental health services and promotes a more positive attitude. Through door knocking, it informs householders about available resources and breaks down the...

Do our neighbours help to keep us safe and well?

Do our neighbours help to keep us safe and well?

Where we live, and knowing who our neighbours are, could affect our mental health more than we realise. A national doorknocking project that initiates door-step conversations with people about their mental health and wellbeing has revealed that neighbours were often...

Exciting news: CMHA’s ACDC Project has won a prestigious Award!

Exciting news: CMHA’s ACDC Project has won a prestigious Award!

We are delighted to announce that Community Mental Health Australia received a Mental Health Service Award of Australia and New Zealand in the category Mental Health promotion or Mental Illness Prevention with the Assisting Communities through Direct Connection (ACDC)...

Media release: The ACDC Project goes door-to-door in Cumberland

Media release: The ACDC Project goes door-to-door in Cumberland

Sometimes it only takes a conversation. An innovative project which engages householders in conversations about mental health, wellbeing and support services in their area has started in Cumberland. The Assisting Communities through Direct Connection (ACDC) Project is...

MEET TOWNSVILLE PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Jared, Brayden & Emily

MEET TOWNSVILLE PEOPLE CONNECTORS – Jared, Brayden & Emily

Read more what Emily has to say about the project in Townsville. How do you think the ACDC Project will help people in Aitkenvale, Heatley and Rasmussen? Emily: I am hopefully that this project will be able to identify the unmet needs within these areas and hopefully...

Media Release: The ACDC Project goes door-to-door in Townsville

Media Release: The ACDC Project goes door-to-door in Townsville

Sometimes it only takes a conversation. A new project in Townsville engages householders in conversations about mental health and wellbeing to help link them with local services in their area. The Assisting Communities through Direct Connection (ACDC) project is going...

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