Safe Space Art Exhibition

Safe Space Art Exhibition

  Are you are looking for something fun to do this weekend?   To celebrate @MentalHealthWeekWA, why not visit the 2018 Mental Health Art Exhibition. The exhibition is a collaboration between The Arts & Mental Health Network and Western Australian Association for Mental Health and showcases a collection by artists with lived experience of mental health which visually explores their…

2018 Care and Ageing Expo

2018 Care and Ageing Expo

  Southern Plus spent the weekend at the Care and Ageing Expo held at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.   The expo was a showcase of products, services, technology, information and education and provided an opportunity for people to have an informed choice about aged care. With a focus on innovation, there were over 80 exhibitors on show and…

Matt Fuller’s 24 hour Cycle for Telethon

Matt Fuller’s 24 hour Cycle for Telethon

  This year marked 50 years for Telethon’s aspiring fundraiser in Western Australia. Matt Fuller, retired professional rugby league player, directs his support for Telethon by participating in a 24 hour spin bike challenge. This gruelling challenge consists of Fuller cycling solo for 24 hours straight in order to raise money for Telethon. This year marked his ninth year participating…

Sally’s Art Exhibition

Sally’s Art Exhibition

Sally Bosenburg, a recovery partner in our community mental health team, held her first art exhibition on Saturday, 28 October. Sally has been drawing for years, and this year decided she would like to share her creations with others.  She uses Facebook as a platform to showcase her work. She posts photos and details of all of her art onto…