On 5 May 2015 at the Richmond Town Hall, Women's Housing Limited hosted an Expo.
The day was an exciting fun filled day with giveaways and information sessions.
There were representatives holding stalls and guest speakers from COTA, WIRE, ERMHA, RDNS, Amy's Grains, Turning Point, Consumer Action, Beyond Blue, DVRCV and Women's Health.
Also available were workshops. These included yoga, meditation, nutritional health tips, simple exercise tips, art therapy, stress management and conflict resolution.
Lunch and free hand, neck and shoulder massages were provided.
The following people volunteered their time and skills to contribute to preparing and running the Feeding Minds Expo. Women’s Housing Limited would like to thank:
The Organising Committee consisting of Trudy, Julie, Margaret and Bianca who have been instrumental in the planning process.
Gina and her team of volunteers from Theodora House for preparing lunch and afternoon tea.
Elena, Erin and Rani for yoga and meditation workshops
Shanna for art therapy and Amy Giannotti and Paula and Andree for nutritional workshops
Kim Collins and Michael Levin
Students from Swinburne Psychology Clinic Mish and Naomi.
All the students from Melbourne Polytechnic and AIAS
Women's Housing Limited would also like to thank the following organisations for their generous donations: City of Yarra, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, 4MyEarth, IKEA, The Body Shop, The Windsor, Lindt, Toscanos, Coles, Kmart, Hoyts and Masters