News & Events

Welcome to new WSRC Educators

At the heart of the Western Sydney Recovery College are the Educators who bring their skills and lived experience to each class and real understanding of recovery in mental health.

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Welcome to WSRC Term 4 2022

Western Sydney Recovery College would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we meet and pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging.

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Help celebrate 10 years of the bridge walk for mental health

The Wellness Walk is a bridge walk for mental health. It is a family-friendly fun event to promote mental health awareness and reduce the stigma associated with mental illness. The Wellness Walk is a part of the national Mental Health Month.

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Position Available – Community Engagement Officer

Title: Community Engagement officer Area/Region: Western Sydney Recovery College Role Reports To: Manager, Recovery College Location: Parramatta (with some travel) Hours: 15.2 hours per week (negotiable) Salary: SCHADS Level 3, paypoint depending upon skills and experience. Enhanced by generous salary packaging entitlements.

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From Self-Advocacy to Learning Presentation Skills in Term 2

This term, the Skills for Life stream features an advocacy journey. Learn about what self-advocacy is, practice self-advocacy skills, learn about how you can become a peer advocate and develop presentation skills to take your mental health advocacy to the next level.

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Schizophrenia Awareness Week – One Door Symposium 2022

On Monday 23rd and Wednesday 25th May, join One Door Mental Health in our annual symposium as we share the latest insights, promote inclusive behaviour and encourage a purposeful and meaningful life amongst the creative and passionate community living with schizophrenia.

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Term 1 2022 Enrolments Open – Reconnect, Learn & Grow

After a second year impacted by the pandemic, we are even more aware of the mental health impacts of uncertainty, lockdowns and isolation. We are also aware that returning to some semblance of ‘normal’, the relaxation of restrictions, the social anxieties of reconnecting with people and the worries of the festive season may be impacting mental health concerns as well.

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Staying well during the holiday season – 2021 Edition

This time of year can be difficult. Add to this a new COVID variant, coming out of lockdown and opening up, there are many situations that might increase anxieties this year. If things start to feel overwhelming, please reach out to support services, links for which we have provided here.

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