SANE Australia: Winning Awards for Excellence
2009 TheMHS Special Judges Award
SANE Australia’s pioneering Research Bulletin series was awarded the Special Judges Award at the 2009 Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Achievement Awards.
2006 Best Practice Charity Award
SANE Australia won Givewell’s Best Practice Not-For-Profit category at the 6th Annual Australian Sustainability Awards, announced by Ethical Investor magazine. The awards recognise excellence in sustainability in a range of sectors, including not-for-profit, corporate, environmental, and the community sector.
2003 Human Rights Community Award
SANE was commended for the 2003 Human Rights Community Award for its work advancing human rights of people affected by mental illness.
TheMHS Award for Exceptional Contribution to Mental Health Services in Australia
Presented to SANE at the Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Services Conference 2003.
Schizophrenia Reintegration Award
Presented by Eli Lilly for SANE Australia's campaigning work, WPA Conference, Beijing.
Health Promotion Award
Presented by the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation for work in community education.
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2006 Best Australian Community Website
SANE Australia’s website, sane.org, has been declared the winner of the ‘Best community/charity site 2006’ Australian NetGuide award for the second year running. The judges acknowledged that www.sane.org is ‘a good resource for understanding mental illness, for those who are ill or those who may have friends and family who are ill.’
2005 Best Australian Community Website
The SANE website was voted 'Best Australian Community Website' for 2005 in the inaugural NetGuide Web Awards. Judges noted the site's superior content, navigation, function and design - 'a first rate effort in promoting help and understanding for mental illness.'
TheMHS Gold Award
Presented to SANE at the Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Services Conference 2001 for achievement in fighting stigma.
Internet Site Award
Three-Star Award presented by Internet Mental Health for the SANE Website.
International Advertising Awards
Two SANE Australia campaigns have won prizes at the New York International Advertising Awards.