True Sport – Mental Health and Wellbeing Initiative

SportWest is pleased to provide the True Sport – Mental Health and Wellbeing initiative to the WA sporting community. The initiative supports State Sporting Association (SSA) and other sporting organisation staff to respond to mental health incidents and promote proactive mental health and wellbeing in community sport.

Based on funding provided by the Mental Health Commission, The True Sport – Mental Health and Wellbeing initiative has been developed in conjunction with a mental health training specialist, utilising the expertise of a clinical psychologist from The Mental Health Project.

Visit the below links to find free resources and information regarding mental health and wellbeing in sport.

Access free Employee & Volunteer Assistance Programs for State Sporting Associations.

Free downloadable resources developed for sporting organisations to support members mental health and wellbeing.

Access videos on mental health topics.

Training and upskilling opportunities for SportWest member State Sporting Association (SSA) staff. Free eLearning and workshops available.

Links to Mental Health and Wellbeing service providers and related organisations available to support sporting groups.

The information in this publication is general in nature and does not constitute medical, legal or professional advice (including mental health advice). SportWest is not liable to users for any loss resulting from the use of this publication and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of the information or your reliance on it. SportWest recommends users seek independent advice as necessary. See link for the SportWest Mental Health Publication disclaimer.


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