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New council members sought to help shape mental health in Western Australia

Published on 9 Jul 2018

Up to ten positions are open for interested members of the community to join the Mental Health Advisory Council.

Start Court Consumer and Carer Representatives

Published on 20 Jun 2018

The Mental Health Commission is looking for people with a lived experience of a mental illness or caring for someone who has and either personal or professional experience in the criminal justice system to represent a consumer and family/carer perspective on the Start Court SQRM (Safety Quality Risk Management) & Business Committee.

Recovery College Community Consultation

Published on 8 Jun 2018

The Western Australian Recovery College Expert Panel is seeking your input regarding information for the development of a draft Model of Service for Western Australia Recovery Colleges.

Shining the spotlight on Men’s health and wellbeing this June

Published on 7 Jun 2018

Western Australian men and their family and friends, are being encouraged to check in on their own and others’ mental health during Men’s Health Week.

Expressions of Interest to conduct stakeholder and community consultation workshops.

Published on 14 May 2018

The Western Australian Recovery College Expert Panel is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) through a grants process to conduct stakeholder and community consultation workshops.

2018-19 State Budget

Published on 10 May 2018

The 2018-19 WA State Budget has been handed down by the Treasurer, with a record $918.4 million allocated to improving Western Australians’ mental health and wellbeing and reducing alcohol and other drug related harms.

2018 Alcohol and Other Drug Excellence Awards.

Published on 21 Mar 2018

Organisations have today been awarded for their work with communities across Western Australia, at the 2018 Alcohol and Other Drug Excellence Awards.

Preventive Health Summit

Published on 27 Feb 2018

Nearly one fifth of the Western Australian population aged 18 years and over reports drinking at levels placing them at risk of lifetime alcohol-related harm.

Expression of Interest – Consumer Co-Chair for AoD Consumer Committee

Published on 21 Feb 2018

The Alcohol and Other Drug Consumer Committee is seeking Expressions of Interest for a Consumer Co-Chair.

Drugspeak now available

Published on 16 Feb 2018

The February edition of drugspeak is now available online.