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Friday, 7 June 2013

beyondblue Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people online Help Site

beyondblue Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people online Help Site aims to promote social emotional wellbeing in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people by addressing depression and anxiety. While there are risk and protective factors such as housing, employment and education that affect everyone, there are also specific risk and protective factors that influence the social emotional wellbeing and rates of depression and anxiety among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Reducing the impact of depression and anxiety among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities is a priority for beyondblue. A range of research, information, education and support strategies have been developed and will continue to be developed in consultation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and organisations.

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