STAY SAFE - STAY CONNECTED

COVID-19 Resources and Support

Photo Credit: Vignettes - Women's workshop, June 2021 (above photo by Lead Facilitating Artist Bethany Simons)

Information/Links updated Jan 5 2022

We appreciate that this time is challenging and stressful and we want to reassure you that, first and foremost, we are focusing on ensuring health and safety for everyone in our communities.

In addition to our own COVID-safe practices within the workshop and creative development space, we also recognise and adhere to COVID-safe practices required at our external venue partners for these workshops and creative developments. For more information regarding this please do not hesitate to contact us.

 

We also acknowledge that this situation could be causing additional stress or triggering emotions and memories of the challenges of the past 2 years. We would encourage you to reach out to us or your other service providers if you are struggling and we include a list of numbers below.

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT

  • In an emergency call 000

  • Lifeline: 13 11 14, the website can be accessed here

  • Beyond Blue: 1300 224 636, the website can be accessed here

  • This Way Up – St Vincent’s Hospital and UNSW – available free for the duration of COVID- 19

  • NSW Mental Health Line: 1800 011 511, the website can be accessed here

  • Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467

KEY HEALTH INFORMATION FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY 

  • The National Disability Insurance Agency has published Easy Read advice and information about COVID-19 that’s relevant for people with disability or who are Deaf. Click here for the NDIS response

HEALTH INFORMATION AND LINKS

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) case numbers and statistics are accessed here

  • What you need to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) here

  • NSW Government - Latest COVID-19 news and updates can be accessed here

  • Information for people exposed to COVID-19 can be accessed here

  • National Coronavirus Hotline - 1800 020 080

We encourage you to stay safe and well during these challenging times. We are here if you have any further questions/concerns/anxieties.

The Milk Crate Theatre Team