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COVID should spur us to tackle a cultural epidemic - men’s violence

21st July 2020 Reading Time: 1 minute Media. 1167 views.

During the past four months of lockdowns, countries around the world have reported an increase of up to 25 per cent in domestic violence. The change, for some, has meant that their lives are confined to the most dangerous environment possible. This is a harsh reality with which we must reckon if we are to save lives endangered by domestic abuse, a threat that predates and will outlive any virus.

Common Mental Health Challenges for Men

5th July 2020 Reading Time: 8 minutes General, Men's Health. 1217 views.

In the past and maybe even still today Men feel they cannot speak out about their Mental Health issues. While the stigma that once surrounded men’s mental health issues is improving, it is still very much there and this needs to change. Male suicide was the leading cause of death in males in 2018.

Why are so many Victorian kids running away from residential care during COVID-19?

14th May 2020 Reading Time: 2 minutes Media, General, Programs for Schools. 459 views.

Why are so many Victorian kids running away from residential care during COVID-19?

Family violence campaign launched as Melbourne hospital's emergency presentations double

14th May 2020 Reading Time: 2 minutes Media, General, Men's Health. 822 views.

Family violence campaign launched as Melbourne hospital's emergency presentations double

Step inside the circle

9th May 2020 Reading Time: 1 minutes General, Men's Health, Anger Management, Behavioural Change. 1093 views.

Unaddressed childhood trauma changes how we respond to the world and when triggered, we make choices that sometimes have devastating consequences including domestic violence, addiction, murder and prison.

Let it go - Fearless Soul

20th April 2020 Reading Time: 1 minutes General. 670 views.

Let It Go (Official Music Video) by Fearless Soul

HIGHLIGHTS FROM GETTING IN TUNE WITH YOU WEEKEND RETREAT 2019

8th April 2020 Reading Time: 1 minutes General, Men's Health, Mens. 640 views.

A weekend designed to inspire and challenge. Gain powerful personal insights and learn skills to be a better you. Through experiencing a variety of engaging workshops indoor, outdoor, hands on and reflective, learn and discover the power of being you. See the highlights from our 2019 retreat

Keeping your cool during stressful times

21st March 2020 Reading Time: 8 minutes 834 views.

There is a lot of uncertainty in the world at the moment with the spread of the Corona COVID19 virus.  People are having their hours reduced, small businesses are struggling to stay afloat, many staff have taken to working from home and some people have lost their jobs.  While this is stressful, over coming months we will be expected to stay at home with our families in close confines.  This in itself presents its own set of challenges.  

FREE Beauty & Pamper Day for the ladies

10th March 2020 Reading Time: 1 minutes Programs for Schools. 523 views.

Here is a great opportunity for ladies to take some time for them while helping assist students at Hallam Secondary College studying VET hair and beauty complete their assessments. Make up, manicures and even massages followed by afternoon tea. See the post and watch the video to get more information and help support this great program!

Living with Adult Children Forum

6th March 2020 Reading Time: 1 minutes Communication, General, Parenting, Relationships, Conflict Resolution. 503 views.

Are you living with your adult children? Better Place Australia are hosting a FREE forum to provide practical tips to making living arrangements more enjoyable for everyone!