beyondblue is a national, independent, not-for-profit organisation working to address issues associated with depression, anxiety and related disorders in Australia.

beyondblue is a bipartisan initiative of the Australian, state and territory governments with a key goal of raising community awareness about depression and anxiety, and reducing stigma associated with the illness.

 

Footy fans encouraged to support their mates in the 11th AFL beyondblue Cup

20-May-2016 5:00 AM
Hawthorn and Sydney will tonight do battle for the 11th beyondblue Cup at the MCG.

beyondblue welcomes commitment to mental health in 2016/17 Victorian State Budget

27-Apr-2016 2:52 PM
beyondblue applauds the Victorian State Government for making a $27.5 million commitment to new suicide prevention initiatives in its second budget, with the aim of reducing one suicide a day.

beyondblue campaign raises awareness of anxiety as one in five believe people with anxiety ‘put it on’ to avoid uncomfortable situations

18-Apr-2016 6:00 AM
New figures have revealed one in five Australians believe people experiencing anxiety ‘put it on’ to avoid difficult or uncomfortable situations and around half of Australians don’t know basic facts about the condition.

beyondblue holds Australian conference for leaders of first responder agencies to tackle mental health and suicide risks faced by workers

23-Mar-2016 6:00 AM
Today, beyondblue is holding a national conference, involving some of Australia’s most senior leaders of first responder agencies, to discuss ways to work together to improve the mental health of first responders and reduce their risk of suicide.

beyondblue to hold Australian conference of first responder agencies to raise awareness and take action to promote mental health of workers

22-Mar-2016 7:00 AM
Australian leaders of first responder agencies will come together tomorrow to take action to promote the mental health of their workers and reduce the risks and causes of psychological distress.

Funds raised from charity auction of new home will benefit beyondblue

18-Mar-2016 2:34 PM
A stunning brand-new coastal home will go under the hammer in the Perth suburb of Eglinton tomorrow to raise money for beyondblue.

beyondblue supports Close the Gap Day on its 10th anniversary

17-Mar-2016 1:54 PM
Today, beyondblue supports Close the Gap Day and encourages all Australians to get behind the Close the Gap campaign to reduce the health and life expectancy gap between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and non-Indigenous Australians.

beyondblue Australian-first smartphone app to help reduce suicide deaths

13-Mar-2016 6:00 AM
Australian men are taking their lives in record numbers, according to new Australian Bureau of Statistics data, and beyondblue hopes its new BeyondNow app will help reduce the suicide toll.

beyondblue supports Close the Gap campaign on its 10th anniversary

10-Feb-2016 10:00 AM
?beyondblue today supports the calls of the Close the Gap campaign - for all political parties to commit to closing the health and life expectancy gap between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and non-Indigenous Australians.

Statement from beyondblue Chairman The Hon. Jeff Kennett AC

08-Feb-2016 4:27 PM
Today’s announcement the Victorian Minister for Police and Corrections, Wade Noonan, is to take a leave of absence to deal with issues that have arisen as a result of his role should be commended.

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beyondblue is a national, independent, not-for-profit organisation working to address issues associated with depression, anxiety and related disorders in Australia.

beyondblue is a bipartisan initiative of the Australian, state and territory governments with a key goal of raising community awareness about depression and anxiety, and reducing stigma associated with the illness.

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Julie Foster
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julie.foster@beyondblue.org.au

Tel: (03) 9810 6114


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