Wellbeing | Friends For Good

Wellbeing


People in the community are telling us that they would like to connect to us through more programs.

Improving wellbeing, whether through the arts or in other innovative ways is an important response to this.

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Launch date: 4 Mar 2024

Walk for Good

A nationwide program where volunteers coordinate walks in their local area.

The Walk for Good provides community walks designed to bring people together, encourage new friendships, and promote a sense of belonging within communities. Walks are free and accessible. 

We are currently recruiting Walk for Good Community Ambassadors, to apply, contact admin@friendsforgood.org.au.

 

 


 

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Launch date: 11 Feb 2023

Connect Space

A place to create, connect and unwind.

Friends for Good's Connect Space is a chance to connect with your community via activities such as sketching, yoga and mindfulness.

Visit our events page for upcoming sessions.

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Launch date: 23 May 2022

Good Health Together

Our exciting pilot initiative, the Good Health Together (GHT) program, offers short-term, individualised support for those experiencing loneliness. 

The Project Worker will work collaboratively with the individual to explore their experiences of loneliness, assess potential causes and barriers to change as well as sources of support and strength that can be drawn upon.

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Launch date: 22 Feb 2021

The Connection Collection

This art and wellbeing project was organised by Friends for Good as an opportunity to express creativity with a focus on friendship and connection.

People from all walks of life and any artistic skill-level were invited to submit works of art that highlight their experience of connection which culminated in a gallery opening in May 2021.

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Launch date: 18 Aug 2020

The Bloom

Across Australia, groups of jellyfish – called a bloom – come together in times of need.

To show support for those isolated or feeling lonely during COVID-19, Friends for Good invited participants to join The Bloom: A free, online art exhibition.

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