Resources

The Neighbours Every Day campaign provides simple, practical tools to create and share belonging, each and every day of the year. Whether you’re looking to celebrate your community on the day-of-action, or share belonging on any day of the year, you can find the latest resources here.

Create and Share Belonging Every Day

Day of Action: Neighbour Day 2024

Mental Health & Belonging

News and Media

Check out our latest media releases and videos below.

 

Media Release – We all need each other to belong – a call to action for everyone in Australia to create and share belonging!
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Media Release – Celebrate the launch of Neighbour Day 2023 – Create Belonging in your Community!
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Media release – Launch of Neighbours Every Day: a call to action for all communities to Create Belonging!
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Media Release – Neighbour Day Celebrates Connecting Communities for 20 years across Australia
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Media Release – Relationships Australia releases latest Neighbour Day Report.
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Blog

Relationships Australia produces a variety of blogs on different topics.

Check out the latest below

Neighbourhood Connect is now an integral element of Neighbours Every Day
Relationships Australia is delighted to share the latest expansion of our leading social connection campaign, Neighbours Every Day [NED]. Commencing in 2024, the popular Neighbourhood Connect program is now a feature of NED, following a decision to transfer custodianship to Relationships Australia. For nearly ten years, Neighbourhood Connect has supported Australians to connect with neighbours […]
The Transformative Power of Connections and Belonging on Mental Health: A Neurodivergent Perspective
Guest Blog by Michelle Ridsdale – Founder of Kaboose  In a world grappling with loneliness, one in four feels the weight of isolation. Modern life is becoming increasingly more complex. The economic cost of autism globally is a staggering 1 trillion US dollars annually, while in Australia alone, it amounts to 7.2 billion dollars. Heartbreakingly, […]
I had to become my own role model…so I did
Guest Blog by NED Ambassador DJ Cooper Smith “Melbourne based DJ and producer, Cooper Smith is an 18-year-old with cerebral palsy (CP) who … as a DJ artist brings high energy and passion to his performances. He loves producing music with an emotional vibe and dreams of playing at international festivals showcasing his own music.”  Triple […]
Why We Thrive on Connection
Guest blog by NED Ambassador Hugh Mackay AO 42,000 years ago, a cataclysmic climatic event wiped out four of the five species of humans that had been roaming Earth for the previous 2-300,000 years. Why was homo sapiens the only one to survive? According to a group of British and German archaeologists, it was because […]

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Positive effects of Neighbour Day

Are you interested in understanding the positive effects Neighbours Every Day has on individuals and communities? You can read a summary of key findings over the period 2018-2022 here.

Latest news in the Neighbourhood

Check out our latest Neighbourly Blog.

New Loneliness Tip Sheet from Relationships Australia

Relationships Australia has released a new tip sheet about loneliness. Check it out here.

Get Support

Strong, inclusive and compassionate communities need support in both the good times and the challenging times. See our list of community support organisations and resources available.

Are you ready to connect and celebrate your community and share belonging?
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