Mental Health Matters Rainbow Inclusion Award

 

15 April 2019

Nominate your organisation or one you know is doing great work for LGBTIQ+ communities for the Mental Health Matters Rainbow Inclusion Award.

ACON is proud to be sponsoring the first Mental Health Matters Award Rainbow Inclusion Award – Recognising mental health related programs, projects or initiatives that demonstrate commitment to the mental health and wellbeing of sex, sexuality, and/or gender diverse (LGBTIQ+) people.

We know that LGBTIQ+ communities experience mental health disparities at higher rates than the general population. It is important that LGBTIQ+ people have access to inclusive, non-judgemental and responsive support services. Help us to recognise a service or organisation doing great work for LGBTIQ+ communities in improving mental health and wellbeing.

Each year in October the Mental Health Matters Awards ceremony celebrates outstanding achievements in mental health in NSW. Held at Sydney’s Shangri-La Hotel, it is a wonderful opportunity to meet others and celebrate the work of individuals, groups and organisations that make a difference.

The winner of each award category will receive $1000, an engraved award plaquette and a specially created promotional video.

Nominations for the Mental Health Matters Awards will close 5 pm, Friday 7 June 2019.

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