Mental health month
mental health week

Mental Health Month (MHM) is part of a national mental health promotion campaign held in October each year. MHM is funded by NSW Health. It aims to promote social and emotional wellbeing, encouraging people to maximise their health potential, enhancing the coping capacity of communities, families, individuals, and increasing mental health literacy.

Schoolies week
Schoolies week can be a challenging time for parents and young people. Our Schoolies Week pages offer practical guidance to support a safe, informed and fun Schoolies celebration. Parents can find information on how to talk to their teenagers before they head off to Schoolies Week celebrations. Young people can find tips on staying safe, looking after their friends and Schoolies Week activities.
Celebrating 75 years of free public libraries in NSW
75th anniversary

2014 is the 75th anniversary of the Library Act 1939 which was passed by State Parliament on 3 November 1939.  This landmark legislation led to the provision of free public library services for the people of NSW. Seventy five years later, public libraries are going strong, with 369 libraries across the state, 3.2 million members (that’s 44% of the population), 46 million loans per annum and over 35 million people visiting libraries each year.

The difference between ice and speed
Ice and speed are different forms of methampethamine - a man-made stimulant drug. They are generally distinguished by their appearance and perceived purity. The three main forms are: crystalline (ice or crystal), powder (speed) and base.
Alcohol, drugs and the workplace
drugs and the workplace
Alcohol and other drug consumption among Australian workers has implications for safety and productivity in the workplace.

A quick guide to drugs & alcohol

A quick guide to drugs and alcohol

Easy-to-read resource, available in all NSW public libraries.

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