Moderator releases Mental Health Week video

Synod of Victoria and Tasmania moderator Sharon Hollis says Christians should be aware of the language they use regarding mental health issues if they want to model the love and acceptance of Jesus.

Advent stories of love: Caring for carers

For Christians the birth of Jesus is not just an historical event to be marked on Christmas Day but is an ongoing story of the way that God is at work in the world.

Discrimination haunting young lives

Young Australians have identified alcohol and drugs, discrimination and mental health as the top three issues facing the country today.

Talking mental health with the moderator

DAVID SOUTHWELL “We need to keep talking about these issues, we need to keep caring for each other. It’s an issue that’s very close to my heart and an issue I am passionate about.

Clarence UC’s Mental Health Week message of solidarity

Moderator Sharon Hollis told a lunch for mental health carers at Clarence Uniting Church in Hobart on Wednesday that they were sending out an important message in an area that is still often shrouded in shame and silence

The deadly stigma of mental health

The number of deaths by suicide is at its highest rate in a decade, according to figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Caring for carers

I have written and spoken before about my partner Michael’s depression and anxiety and his death.

R U OK? Day

In the era of smartphones and broadband internet, it is easy to become more connected with our digital devices than with people around us.

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