2021 News Archive

20 Oct 2021

iStock 000029469200 Large

Expression of Interest for workshop participants - National Stigma and Discrimination Reduction Strategy

Expressions of Interest are open for people with personal lived experience of mental ill-health and people with lived experience of caring a...

Learn more

13 Oct 2021

Sharon and Ann

EOI's open for the GPH Mental Health Consumer & Carer Advisory Panel.

Expressions of Interest are now being taken for the Mental Health Consumer & Carer Advisory Panel.

Learn more

6 Oct 2021

IMG 0052 low res

Headspace Wollongong, Nowra, Bega, Goulburn, Canberra and Tuggeranong call for immediate action to safeguard youth mental health

headspace day 2021 encourages young people to focus on future withsmall steps that support their mental wellbeing

Learn more

29 Sep 2021


Black Summer Bushfires ABC Drama

Experts have warned that an ABC drama based on the Black Summer Bushfires could be triggering for some 

Learn more

22 Sep 2021

wellbeing kit

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...

Learn more

9 Sep 2021

People Lady thinking

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...

Learn more

8 Sep 2021

200128 GPH CommunityLiving Wgong HR 7 low res5

$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...

Learn more

8 Sep 2021

IMG 6865

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...

Learn more

8 Sep 2021

headspace 6

Gender Diverse Youth Health Pathways Project

At headspace Bega we are committed to improving health outcomes for trans and gender diverse youth.

Learn more

1 Sep 2021

jo starling painting

GPH Real Stories - Jo's Story

When Jo was suffering from chest pains and severe heart palpitations, she thought she was having a heart attack.

Learn more

26 Aug 2021

Fotolia 144083825 Pain

Resource for Facing COVID

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

Learn more

17 Aug 2021

3 women low res

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...

Learn more

12 Aug 2021


Shoalhaven Thrives Together

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

Learn more

3 Aug 2021

hsT launch

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...

Learn more

3 Aug 2021


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...

Learn more

27 Jul 2021

Social Tile with Sponsors

Thrive Together

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

Learn more

8 Jul 2021


Real Stories: Bek's Story

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

Learn more

17 Jun 2021

headspace 1

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...

Learn more

31 May 2021

LB push up challenge

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.

Learn more

27 May 2021

microphone Emmas story

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...

Learn more

21 May 2021

low res group

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...

Learn more

12 May 2021

YRG 2020

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.

Learn more

28 Apr 2021

200128 GPH CommunityLiving Wgong HR 7 low res4

GPH Wins Workplace Award

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

Learn more

20 Apr 2021

HASI surfing

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...

Learn more

3 Mar 2021

cassie option 2 low res2

GPH Real Stories - Cassie's Story

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

Learn more

29 Jan 2021

dylan story low res

GPH Real Stories Dylan's Story

Our first consumer story for 2021 features the story of Dylan

Learn more

27 Jan 2021

Ulladulla Screening 240121 1

'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...

Learn more

19 Jan 2021

seek CLSR2

2021 Client & Carer Surveys are now open!

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

Learn more