Support groups and advocacy
UTS Equity and diversity website offers information, resources and support on maintaining mental wellbeing. Includes discussions and resources on mental health, counselling, dealing with anxiety and depression, as well as a list of available help and helpful websites.
The Students' Association provide free legal advices and advocacy for students.
Help break down the stigma surrounding mental health issues and change the way those with mental health problems are perceived. Programs are available to enable students who have experienced mental ill health to share their story with others. These programs are run by Batyr, a non-profit organisation engaged by UTS to help empower and educate young people around mental health. For further details on these programs visit the Batyr Facebook page.