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My Story: Jane, caring for a son with schizophrenia
In our series of videos for Mental Health Month watch this engaging interview with Jane, who cares for her son, diagnosed with schizophrenia.

Living Well Photography Competition 2019

Thanks to all mental health carers, consumers, inpatients and anybody with a lived experience of mental illness residing in the state of NSW and Sydney Local Health District staff for participating and joining us in the celebration of Mental Health Week 2019. On behalf of Mental Health Service of Sydney Local Health District we wish you all the best in living well and living longer.

Theme:  ‘My Tribe’

Participants were asked to submit photographs that portray people that they feel comfortable around and/or places that they feel comfortable being.


First Prize Winner: Austin Turpin
Second Prize Winner: Justin Brandis
Third Prize Winner: Lisa Rowley

Staff Award Winner: Tracye Hughes

Technical Award Winner: Tara Stewart

Excellence Award Recipients:

  • Alison Menzies
  • Amanda Stilbe
  • Amirsalar Rashidianfar
  • Cliff Philipiah
  • James Li
  • Lauren Parker
  • Lisa Defreitas
  • Savannah Merrick
  • Tanija Novosel
  • Trish Jean

To view the award recipients photograph with title and description download the Living Well Photography Competition 2019 Award slides.

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Coordinator Information

Mr Asif Iqbal, Competition Coordinator

E-mail: Mr Asif Iqbal

Essential Form

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