Carers Week 14-20 October 2018 – free poster

Carers Week 14-20 October 2018 – free poster

Last week the call went out “Helen, are you making a poster for Carers Week this year?”. I respond well to people noticing things I do (or miss them when I don’t) so last night when I got home from work I pulled out my paints and started to play. Be...
Pat’s story

Pat’s story

Short video sharing Pat’s story from the Intangible Storytelling Project. Celebrating mental health carers from Broken Hill in remote New South Wales. Members only. Please login to watch the video.
Margot’s story

Margot’s story

Short video sharing Margot’s story from the Intangible Storytelling Project. Celebrating mental health carers from Broken Hill in remote New South Wales. Members only. Please login to watch the video.
Rachel’s story

Rachel’s story

Short video sharing Rachel’s story from the Intangible Storytelling Project. Celebrating a young mental health carer from Broken Hill in remote New South Wales. Members only. Please login to watch the video.
Freda’s story

Freda’s story

Short video sharing Freda’s story from the Intangible Storytelling Project. Celebrating mental health carers from Broken Hill in remote New South Wales. Members only. Please login to watch the video.
Isobel’s story

Isobel’s story

Short video sharing Isobel’s story from the Intangible Storytelling Project. Celebrating mental health carers from Broken Hill in remote New South Wales. Members only. Please login to watch the video.
Karrie’s story

Karrie’s story

Short video sharing Karrie’s story from the Intangible Storytelling Project. Celebrating mental health carers from Broken Hill in remote New South Wales. Members only. Please login to watch the video.
Exhaustion

Exhaustion

The sheer exhaustion of caring for a young adolescent experiencing a mental health crisis – one parent's story.

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Wild lands – a poem about caring

Wild lands – a poem about caring

Your pain screams across your body, black noise in your head … I call in the light, while you battle in the shadows. Poetry for mental health carers. Please register and login to read more.
Kathryn’s art journal

Kathryn’s art journal

Pages from Kathryn’s precious and evocative art journal sharing the journey of a mental health carer in remote New South Wales. Please register and login to read more.
Case study by Margaret Leggatt

Case study by Margaret Leggatt

Case study written by Margaret Leggatt about the need to communicate and include mental health carers as partners in care.