This year, the Western Australian Association for Mental Health is again using the Act-Belong-Commit message with a focus on suicide prevention as the official theme for Mental Health Week.

Tagline: Together We Can Save Lives

Government of Western Australia - Mental Health Commission Mental Health Week


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Mental Health Week is a national event, held to coincide with World Mental Health Day (10 October), and in Western Australia, it will run from  8 - 15 October, 2016.  It's an opportunity to promote awareness about mental health and wellbeing, and equip people with the right information. 

To find out about sponsoring Mental Health Week in 2016, click here. 

Get Involved

Over 100 Events

This year's events will aim to build on last year's success, where more than 100 events were held WA-wide.

2016 Events

Spread the Word

Spread helpful and positive messages all year round and during Mental Health Week.


Take Care of Yourself

It is important to look after yourself. Just by treating your mind to a few small treats like catching up with friends does a world of good.

All Our Mentally Healthy Tips

Gold sponsor of Mental Health Week 2016

Black Swan