Mental Health Week 2021!
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This is a whole week aimed to highlight the importance of Mental Health through awareness of services, resources and preventative strategies to keep people mentally healthy.
The Guild will be running a bunch of FREE events, activities and giveaways across the week, so make sure to follow @curtinguild on Facebook and Instagram to not miss out on anything!
Including the very popular CUDDLY CATS AND CRAFTS on Tuesday (12th) and PSA PUPS AND PANCAKES on Friday (15th)
TUESDAY – 12 October
Cuddly Cats and Crafts
10am – 3pm / The Zone and 106 Courtyard
Session One / 10am – 12pm
Session Two / 1pm - 3pm
Cats and Crafts, is there much more to say!
Brighten your day with cuteness overload as Perth Rescue Angels and Kittens are bringing their fluffy friends to campus! FREE workshops, giveaways and activities including tote bag decorating will also be running throughout the day.
WEDNESDAY – 13 October
Men’s Mental Health Breakfast
10am – 11am / The Zone, Building 106D
Men’s mental health issues are commonly known to go unrecognised due to the stigma related to men reaching out for help. So, come down to our Men’s Mental Health Breakfast to meet other students and enjoy some delicious breakfast platters including tea, coffee and juice. Vegan and gluten free options available.
THURSDAY – 14 October
Curtin Student Law Society / Clayton Utz Mental Health Quiz Night
From 7pm / The Tav, Building 106C
Get your brain juices flowing! Student Law Society will be hosting a quiz night at the Tav with all ticket proceeds for this event being donated to Minds Count Foundation. A foundation dedicated to raising awareness for mental health within the legal industry.
Visit the Curtin Student Law Society Facebook Page to book your tickets now!
From 11am / Building 215 Lawn
Join the Guild’s Science and Engineering Faculty Rep Jason Kim for a FREE donut giveaway on the lawn at Building 215 with lawn games, bean bags, music and prizes to be won!
(while stocks last)
FRIDAY – 15 October
Pancakes and Pups
From 10am / Guild Reception, Building 106F
Our good friends at Greyhounds Adoptions WA will be coming down with their greyhounds on Friday with prizes on offer to help raise funds for Greyhounds Adoptions WA! The Psychology Student Association (PSA) will also be running a tasty Pancake Breakfast BBQ!
We’ll be sharing online resources, information, Q+As and quotes on our stories. We’ll save them to our highlights so you can come back to them anytime!
NEED SOME HELP?
We all need a little help sometimes.
Our Student Assist team have put together some mental health resources that may be able to help you, no matter what you’re going through.
Acknowledgement of Country
The Curtin Student Guild recognises the Whadjuk Noongar people as the traditional owners of this land, and pays respect to elders past, present, and emerging. This land is stolen, sovereignty was never ceded and this always was and always will be Aboriginal land.