Contact Details

Response Ability is implemented by a project team located at the Hunter Institute of Mental Health in Newcastle.

You can contact us on the following details.  

Email: hnelhd-education@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au 

Telephone: (02) 4924 6900 

Facsimile: (02) 4924 6901 

Mailing Address: 

Response Ability
Hunter Institute of Mental Health
Hunter New England Local Health District
PO Box 833
NEWCASTLE  NSW  2300


Media enquiries

For all media-related enquiries, including requests for information, comment and interviews, please contact:

Brooke Cross, Senior Communications Officer

Direct: 02 4924 6906 Mobile: 0414 292 403

Brooke.Cross@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au


How to recognise Response Ability products

Response Ability is an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Health specifically developed for the tertiary education sector.  Response Ability supports the tertiary education of children’s services educators and teachers.

This banner is used for the Response Ability Children‘s Services resource and related materials:

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This banner is used for the Response Ability Early Childhood and Primary resource and related materials:

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This banner is used for the Response Ability Secondary resource and related materials:

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The Response Ability initiative also uses a generic banner for the website, joint publications and other materials which cover more than one target group. This banner is shown below:

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Obtaining copies of the resource

The Response Ability education resources are available free of charge to all Universities conducting teacher education and to all TAFEs and other Registered Training Organisations in Australia delivering Children's Services training including Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care; or Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. 

To see our frequently asked questions click here or to find out more about the resources, please contact us at: hnelhd-education@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au.

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