Blooming Strong Awards: nominations open!

Posted October 30, 2018

November 25th every year marks the United Nations day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Standing Together use this time of year to celebrate the strength of women who have survived gender-based violence, or supported someone who has done so. This year, the Building Communities Together Team are joining the campaign to celebrate the […]

It’s World Aids Day today – You’ve heard of it, but what are the facts?

Posted December 1, 2017

HIV and Aids are among the most stigmatised conditions around. There continues to be a lot of false and misleading information out there, which leads to further discrimination of those of us living with the illness. For World Aids Day 2017, there is a lot of work being done to eradicate ignorance surrounding the conditions […]

Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Posted February 23, 2016

This week is Eating Disorders Awareness Week and, this year, the theme is Eating Disorders in the work place.   Eating disorders can, and do, affect anyone regardless of gender, age, ethnic/cultural identity, or background. There are many ways that disordered eating can present itself, and is not just about limiting calories or overexercising. An […]