Episode 11 – Story 2
‘Alone in The Bush’ – Length 06:01
Filmed in the Central West of NSW, this story shows that the sense of isolation is not restricted to the open spaces. It can be just as strong in the heart of the city.
“We can learn the art of fierce compassion – redefining strength, deconstructing isolation and renewing a sense of community, practicing letting go of rigid us-vs.-them thinking – while cultivating power and clarity in response to difficult situations”
– Sharon Salzberg
If someone you know is in need the Exodus Foundation can offer assistance and advice through its Social Health & Wellbeing services and Crisis Intervention program.
Many other kind hearted organisations and Government bodies are also there to help. Links to just some are provided. They are offered in good will to simply assist you in starting your search. There are more organisations in all states which may suit your needs better.
Some other links to Info and Advice
Signs or substance abuse or addiction. Why people misuse substances.
How substance abuse affects wellbeing.
Beyondblue is the national initiative to raise awareness of anxiety and depression, providing resources for recovery, management and resilience.
For more information click here.