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Physical, mental, and financial support during COVID-19

COVID-19 has led many of us to feel concerned about our health. One of the best ways to protect our health is to know where to go for support. Here, we have complied some tips for keeping safe, as well as resources for practical support, including support options available if your job, financial or housing situation has been impacted by this crisis.

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Addressing problem gambling

Australians spend more than $23 billion a year on gambling, and whilst some people can have the occasional bet without it being an issue, others gamble more – to the point where it impacts their daily life and becomes a problem. Here are some signs that gambling may be affecting you and those you care about, as well as some ways you can get help.

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How to avoid bringing your work stress home

There are many things that cause us to feel stress with workplace stress one of the more common. Lessen the impact of workplace stress on your home life with these helpful tips.

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Addressing problem drinking

If your drinking is impacting your life, then it’s important to recognise that and seek help. Here we look at ways to start addressing your relationship with alcohol.

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Changing for Good’s Top Topics of 2019

As 2019 draws to a close, we’re reflecting on the popular topics our community found most useful this year.

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How to strengthen family communication

Developing healthy, honest communication patterns can help build foundations that ensure our families feel supported and can support you.

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Understanding Sexual Abuse

Sexual abuse is a form of domestic violence, which can be defined as unwanted sexual activity. This activity is not just physical – it can also include verbal & emotional elements. Understand the signs and effects of sexual abuse and how to get help.

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Recognising Drug Addiction

What is drug addiction? How do you know if you have a problem and where can you get help?

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Understanding Verbal Abuse

Understand what constitutes verbal abuse including the key signs to look for and how you can avoid it.

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Understanding Physical Abuse

Domestic violence can take many forms – it can include verbal, sexual, emotional, social, financial, spiritual and psychological abuse. The most commonly known is physical abuse, with 16% of women (1.5 million) and 5.9% of men (528,800) in Australia. Here we look at some signs of physical abuse, as well as some steps to address it.

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