Sunshine Coast charity STEPS Group in Caloundra will help secure sustainable jobs for vulnerable younger veterans on the Sunshine Coast following a grant of $103,452 from the Federal Government.
Cancer patients on the Sunshine Coast are calling for greater psychological support, with one in eight callers to the Cancer Council Helpline reaching out for assistance with managing cancer-related distress. More than 110 Sunshine Coast residents have called the Helpline so far this year to seek psychological or emotional support. Cancer Council Queensland spokesperson Katie […]
The Australian Greens will expand and improve mental health services in Fairfax by funding more mental health nurses and supporting grassroots community care. Spokesperson for Mental Health Senator Penny Wright and Greens candidate for Fairfax David Knobel said today the Australian Greens $1.1 billion commitment to mental health would also have a local impact. “Almost […]
With approximately one million Australians currently suffering from depression and this figure expected to grow even further in future years, it’s no surprise medical practitioners, researchers and people with depression are looking to natural remedies like exercise to treat the illness. A recent systematic review published in the Journal of Science in Medicine and Sport […]