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Kat and Julia make it to Scottsdale to talk about mental health at the local school

The Schools Program took to the North East this month as Julia and Kat presented to Scottsdale High School. They achieved a mammoth task of hosting 6 student sessions in just 3 days, and to top it off they were [...]

Kat and Julia make it to Scottsdale to talk about mental health at the local school 2018-08-22T23:52:32+00:00

Francesca create a collaboration His and Her’s bracelet with Stay ChatTY

We are so excited to have the support from the amazing Francesca Collections team this August. This month the Stay ChatTY awareness bracelet comes made for everyone, at $49 each, every purchase sees $20 comes to our organisation. Thank you [...]

Francesca create a collaboration His and Her’s bracelet with Stay ChatTY 2018-08-22T23:51:59+00:00

Netball Tasmania holds a first time all female Stay ChatTY round

This month Netball Tasmania worked closely with Stay ChatTY to hold the very first SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY round in female sport. Thanks to Laura Elliot for driving this state wide event. We had representation in Devonport, Launceston and Hobart [...]

Netball Tasmania holds a first time all female Stay ChatTY round 2018-08-22T23:49:06+00:00

Mitch attending the first annual Lived Experience Summit in Brisbane

Big day for Mitch McPherson this month as he attended the first ever Roses in the Ocean Lived Experience Summit in Brisbane. Close to 200 people from all across the country gathering to share knowledge, experience, ideas, and most of [...]

Mitch attending the first annual Lived Experience Summit in Brisbane 2018-08-22T23:46:16+00:00

Yoga, mindfulness and Stay ChatTY Sports Program for Lauderdale women’s football team

This month James was invited along to Lauderdale Football Club where an extra special event was held, collaborating with lululemon Australia and New Zealand through Jacqueline Liffiton who put the girls through a stretch down and mindfulness session after the [...]

Yoga, mindfulness and Stay ChatTY Sports Program for Lauderdale women’s football team 2018-08-22T23:44:45+00:00

Cold right? Get a warm Hoodie and spread Mental Health Awareness at the same time

Our team took some time out this month for a quick trip up to Hobart’s Mt Wellington (clearly couldn’t get to the top). We believe in team bonding, and we know it is key to achieving great results as an [...]

Cold right? Get a warm Hoodie and spread Mental Health Awareness at the same time 2018-07-31T04:34:15+00:00

The SRC of Howrah Primary School on red & blue accessory day

This month Mitch caught up with the SRC of Howrah Primary school to thank them in person for the money they raised for Stay ChatTY. The SRC had a great idea to have the school wear red and blue accessories [...]

The SRC of Howrah Primary School on red & blue accessory day 2018-07-31T04:31:57+00:00

Lauderdale and Clarence Football Clubs battle for their annual Stay ChatTY cup apart of the Tasmania State League

Early in July saw Clarence Football Club and Lauderdale Football Club do battle for the fourth annual #StayChatTY cup. Both clubs wore specially made Stay ChatTY guernsey’s, and continue to shower our organisation with support. Congratulations to Lauderdale Football Club [...]

Lauderdale and Clarence Football Clubs battle for their annual Stay ChatTY cup apart of the Tasmania State League 2018-07-31T04:35:52+00:00

Big announcement from the guys at HIT 100.9 – Jimmy & Nath

Over the last few months Mitch has developed a great relationship with local morning radio personalities Jimmy and Nath at HIT 100.9. Recently Mitch caught up with the guys to chat about the upcoming Stay ChatTY Ball on the 4th [...]

Big announcement from the guys at HIT 100.9 – Jimmy & Nath 2018-07-31T04:27:24+00:00

Harcourts Tasmania focusing on Mental Health Awareness for their staff

Thanks to Harcourts Tasmania for inviting Mitch to share his personal story this morning. Property sales is a high paced, and at times highly stressful environment, so we are grateful that the organisation are putting a focus on their staff’s [...]

Harcourts Tasmania focusing on Mental Health Awareness for their staff 2018-07-31T04:26:08+00:00

Aiden Grace cuts off his dreads to raise money and Awareness to Mental Health

Shout out to Aiden Grace who this month took the dreadlocks off for Stay ChatTY. Thanks to everyone who donated to get the total to $2000. Thanks for the support in raising awareness to an important issue. Looking real fresh [...]

Aiden Grace cuts off his dreads to raise money and Awareness to Mental Health 2018-07-31T04:22:01+00:00

Introducing our newest member of the team, Kat Pullen.

Kat Pullen joined Speak up Stay ChatTY and RA this month to work on the School Program with Julia. Kat has worked as a Registered Nurse for five years in mental health and other areas of nursing practice. Kat is excited [...]

Introducing our newest member of the team, Kat Pullen. 2018-07-04T01:01:53+00:00

The Scottsdale Football Club shave their heads for awareness

Back on AFL Grand Final day of 2017, over 10 players for the Scottsdale Football Club got together and fundraised to shave their heads. In the lead up to the big shave, players set up their own My Cause page and raised [...]

The Scottsdale Football Club shave their heads for awareness 2018-07-04T00:57:11+00:00

Mitch having a Shipload of fun presenting his story to the Store Captains

This month Mitch had a fantastic day sharing his story with the group of Shiploads Store Captains. The management crew are passionate about breaking down barriers, encouraging conversations, and for their staff to know where to find help when they [...]

Mitch having a Shipload of fun presenting his story to the Store Captains 2018-07-04T00:54:09+00:00

The Southern Tasmania Netball Association get colourful for a cause

This month saw the STNA rally together to help raise awareness and funds for our charity. The idea (thought up by longtime supporter Isabella Pace) was to have all players and umpires don colorful and crazy socks for all games [...]

The Southern Tasmania Netball Association get colourful for a cause 2018-07-04T00:52:24+00:00

James in the North and North West working with Basketball Tasmania

Jimmy was in Penguin and Launceston this month, talking to some young basketball talent from the North and North West Coast. Bringing the conversation about mental health into sporting clubs is so important for good team cohesion. If you are [...]

James in the North and North West working with Basketball Tasmania 2018-07-04T00:48:39+00:00

En route to St Helen’s for mental health literacy in schools

The team have been busy travelling the state rolling out our Schools Program! This month we visited St Helen’s for an action packed week of awareness raising. The Schools Program helps students understand mental health and recognise signs and symptoms. [...]

En route to St Helen’s for mental health literacy in schools 2018-07-04T00:46:42+00:00

Stay ChatTY Sports Program Kicks Off with North Hobart Football Club

James kicked off his very first Sports Program presentation with The North Hobart Football Club this month. Sporting clubs are such an important place for a lot of us, they are a place where we can feel valued, and experience a [...]

Stay ChatTY Sports Program Kicks Off with North Hobart Football Club 2018-05-28T06:48:28+00:00

The Newly appointed captain of the Australian Cricket team Tim Paine

Australian Cricket Captain Tim Paine showing some #StayChatTY love. It’s getting a bit fresh outside so make sure you get your hoodie orders in. https://staychatty.com.au/product/unisex-hoodie-grey/

The Newly appointed captain of the Australian Cricket team Tim Paine 2018-05-28T06:46:27+00:00

Clarence FC Under 16 Boys New Stay ChatTY Jumpers

The Clarence Football Club U/16 boys launched their fresh guernseys this month. The jumpers (which they will wear all season) proudly display the #StayChatTY and #RAtas logos. Breaking down the stigma surrounding mental health has to be a collective effort [...]

Clarence FC Under 16 Boys New Stay ChatTY Jumpers 2018-05-28T06:43:46+00:00

Stay ChatTY Schools Program in full swing in the north of the state

James and Julia headed north to Parklands High School this month to deliver the #StayChatTY Schools Program. Before the grade 9 students participate in our 1.5 hour program, the team held a 45 minute session with school staff. This process allows staff not only [...]

Stay ChatTY Schools Program in full swing in the north of the state 2018-05-28T06:41:31+00:00

Special Movie Screening of “Suicide: The Ripple Effect”

This month our team attended the special screening of “Suicide: The Ripple Effect”, hosted by the Athol - The Art of Wellness. It was a huge turn out, and all proceeds were donated to Stay ChatTY. The film that follows the story [...]

Special Movie Screening of “Suicide: The Ripple Effect” 2018-04-23T06:31:56+00:00

“Here To Be” – Lululemon & Stay ChatTY Yoga and Meditation

We teamed up with Lululemon to host the second “Here to be” yoga and meditation session. Together and as a community we bring meditation into the lives of those suffering from mental health. Yoga and meditation are powerful tools to [...]

“Here To Be” – Lululemon & Stay ChatTY Yoga and Meditation 2018-04-23T06:34:33+00:00

Launceston Church Grammar School Walk 80km to Raise Awareness

Every year the Year 12’s at Launceston Church Grammar School walk for 24 hours straight on an 80km journey to raise awareness and funds for their chosen charity. This year the students have chosen us as their charity of choice, [...]

Launceston Church Grammar School Walk 80km to Raise Awareness 2018-04-23T06:31:15+00:00

Harmony Day

This month we celebrated Harmony Day, a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home. Our team truly believes in respect and the importance of being kind to those around us. We encourage everyone to accept others for [...]

Harmony Day 2018-04-03T02:23:03+00:00

Launceston Church Grammar School walk 80km to Raise Awareness

Every year the Year 12 cohort at Launceston Church Grammar School walk for 24 hours straight on an 80km journey to raise awareness and funds for their chosen charity. This year the students have chosen us as their charity of [...]

Launceston Church Grammar School walk 80km to Raise Awareness 2018-04-03T02:09:09+00:00

3rd Annual Huon Channel Cricket Association Stay ChatTY Round

This month the Huon Channel Cricket Association (HCCA) held their 3rd annual Stay ChatTY round. All 12 teams donned specially made hats, and fundraised for Stay ChatTY. Well done to Kettering who took out the shield against Margate. Thank you [...]

3rd Annual Huon Channel Cricket Association Stay ChatTY Round 2018-03-01T06:16:36+00:00

Scroungers Cup

Each Wednesday, sailing members of the Bellerive Yacht Club hold a “Scroungers Cup” for the spring period where they collected all their loose change. They raised a massive $1000 which they kindly donated to SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY. It is organisations [...]

Scroungers Cup 2018-01-30T05:04:14+00:00

R U OK Day

SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY is proud to be supporting the R U OK National Conversation Convoy. Our Founder Mitch joined the crew in Adelaide to assist running events, and to help spread this important message across the country. Over the [...]

R U OK Day 2017-10-19T05:33:20+00:00

Uni Revue

We are so pumped to have partnered up with this year’s Uni Revue for their 70th year. Book tickets http://www.theatreroyal.com.au/ and catch shows at the @theatreroyalhobart (May 12-27) and @princesstheatre (May 31 -June 3) We are the charity of choice this year, so please support on the [...]

Uni Revue 2017-09-04T01:52:54+00:00