2021 News Archive

22 Sep 2021

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ISLHD Home Isolation COVID Wellbeing Toolkit

Having to isolate when you have COVID-19 or being a close contact can be hard. The Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District have put toget...

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9 Sep 2021

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A Conversation About Peer Work in Suicide Prevention

Two GPH Staff Members Jo and Lucy have transcribed an interview between them about working in Suicide Prevention, which provides some useful...

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8 Sep 2021

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$8 million to prevent suicides among high-risk groups

GPH among six organisations committed to engaging with communities known to have higher rates of suicide, that will have increased funding f...

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8 Sep 2021

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R U OK? Day

Grand Pacific Health is encouraging people to check in with each other on R U OK Day this Thursday September 9. It’s been another tough year...

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26 Aug 2021

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Resource for Facing COVID

Does the thought of ongoing lockdowns cause you to despair? Here is a handy resource that might help

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17 Aug 2021

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headspace campaign empowers Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people to manage mental health

headspace Wollongong is proud to join with communities across Australia in a landmark campaign that empowers Aboriginal and Torres Strait Is...

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12 Aug 2021

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Shoalhaven Thrives Together

Shoalhaven City Council in partnership with Grand Pacific Health hosted the inaugural Thrive Together Fair to mark Homelessness Week 2021.  

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3 Aug 2021

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New headspace centre opens to support young Canberrans

Senator the Hon. Zed Seselja opened the new headspace Tuggeranong centre which will provide much-needed mental and physical health support t...

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3 Aug 2021

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GPH Real Stories - Glenn's Story

Glenn was living with Schizophrenia but had verylittle support when he came to GPH’s HASI program(Housing and accommodation Support Initiati...

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27 Jul 2021

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Thrive Together

Shoalhaven City Council in partnership with Grand Pacific Health are hosting the Thrive Together Fair, as part of Homelessness Week 2021 

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8 Jul 2021

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Real Stories: Bek's Story

Bek stopped work in mid-2017 following a battle with her mental health. Read here story here

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17 Jun 2021

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headspace Yass a Step Closer

COORDINARE – South Eastern NSW PHN and Kristy McBain MP, Member for Eden-Monaro, today announced that a site has been secured to establish t...

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31 May 2021

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3,318 push-ups in 25 days for mental health: Are you up to the challenge, Wollongong?

This June, headspace Wollongong are encouraging Illawarra locals to push for better mental health by completing 3,318 push-ups in 25 days.

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27 May 2021

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Emma's Story

Emma wanted to end her life. She told her GP it was all she could think about, from there a series of referrals were made and Emma was linke...

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21 May 2021

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National Reconciliation Week and World No Tobacco Day sees new quit smoking programs launch to authentically connect with and help Indigenous people quit smoking for good

Butt Out Boondah is changing the way we approach smoking, through positively highlighting culture and creating a clear distinction between t...

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12 May 2021

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GPH Welcomes Mental Health Boost

Grand Pacific Health (GPH) has welcomed news of a $2.3 billion boost to Mental Health in the Federal Budget overnight.

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28 Apr 2021

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GPH Wins Workplace Award

Grand Pacific Health has been awarded the winner of the Voice Project’s ‘Best Workplace’ Award for 2021.

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20 Apr 2021

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GPH Real Stories - Saltwater Revival

Jack, Lisa and Murray are just 3 HASI (Housing & Accommodation Support Initiative) participants who took part in an 8-week group session cal...

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3 Mar 2021

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GPH Real Stories - Cassie's Story

When Cassie came to GPH she described herself as being in a dark, deep depression.

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29 Jan 2021

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GPH Real Stories Dylan's Story

Our first consumer story for 2021 features the story of Dylan

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27 Jan 2021

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'New Years Day' Ulladulla Screening

 headspace Nowra (operated by Grand Pacific Health) and Sonder Youth, partnered together with Lifeline South Coast and Shoalhaven City Counc...

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19 Jan 2021

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2021 Client & Carer Surveys are now open!

The annual GPH Client and Carer Satisfaction Surveys are now open!

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