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SANE Australia

SANE Australia works for a better life for all people affected by mental illness – through educating the community, applied research and campaigning for improved services and attitudes.

Understanding makes all the difference

SANE's resources on a range of mental health conditions provide information and tips - all available via the website sane.org.

Help at the end of the line

1800 18 SANE (7263) is a national freecall helpline providing information, advice and referral to anyone concerned about mental illness.

Mind + Body

SANE Australia’s Mind + Body initiative recognises that a healthier life includes both mental and physical wellness, and promotes steps to improve health for the whole person.

SANE Media Centre

The SANE Media Centre promotes and supports the accurate and responsible portrayal of mental illness and suicide within the Australian media.

Mindful Employer

SANE's Mindful Employer program provides both employers and employees with the skills and knowledge to effectively respond to mental illness in the workplace.

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Last reviewed: October 2014

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SANE Smokefree Guidelines

Best practice in staying smokefree for mental health NGOs (non-government organisations)

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SANE Aged Care Project

The SANE Aged Care Project (the Project) focuses on solutions for a growing area of concern - the increasing number of Australians living with mental illness facing the challenges of growing older.

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StigmaWatch: the Report

Tackling stigma against mental illness and suicide in the Australian media

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SANE Bereavement Guidelines

Best practice in support of family and friends of people with mental illness who have died by suicide

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Smoking reduction and cessation for people with schizophrenia

Management guide for GPs

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SANE Healthy Living Guidelines

Best practice in healthy living promotion for mental health NGOs (non-government organisations)

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Ageing Well

A guide to planning ahead for older people who live with mental illness, their family and friends

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Snapshots

Snapshots. An initiative from SANE Australia to improve community attitudes towards mental illness.It encourages us all to take a fresh look at how we...

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A Life Without Stigma | A SANE Report

Stigma against mental illness is common. Its impact is serious. Action is urgently needed to eliminate stigma so that people affected by mental illness are included and valued as equal members of our society.

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Smoking reduction and cessation for people with schizophrenia: Management guide for GPs

Many people with schizophrenia smoke and smoke heavily, resulting in significant health and lifestyle problems. Smoking reduction and cessation is complicated because smoking may alleviate some of their psychiatric symptoms and lessen the side-effects of some antipsychotics.

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