The details of these events are constantly being updated so check back often.
ACT for more information contact Natalie
* Art Exhibition at Belconnen Community Services Art Gallery 3-20 October 2017. Opening event will be on Wednesday 4th October at 5.30pm.
* BPD Family Day – Aboriginal Traditional Weaving and BBQ - 7th October 2017
NSW - for more information contact Laura
An event to be run by the NSW Branch in conjunctions with Mental Health Carers NSW and Project Air Strategy and to held in the MH Carers NSW office in Sydney – number of ideas under consideration
SOUTH AUSTRALIA - for more information contact Janne
Possibly a film night
BPD NATIONAL SURVEY: two surveys, one for consumers with a lived experience and one for families and carers affected by BPD. – reports to be launched during the week
VICTORIA - for more information contact admin.
A training day for clinicians....details to follow
A collaboration between the Foundation, Centacare Ballarat and Bouverie Centre - an introduction to the "Fostering Realistic Hope Program" to family/carers in Ballarat and also to provide a professional development session for mental health professionals.
3rd BPD Awareness Week 'Celebration' at South Melbourne Town Hall. A woman with lived experience of BPD will be presenting on her journey to recovery. For more information contact Barb
If you have not as yet planned an activity for National BPD Awareness Week, please talk with your colleagues, networks and friends about planning something - big or small it all helps to raise awareness!
What events would you like to see happening in your local area to raise awareness? Plan now. Email your ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org