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Have a say on homelessness in Western Australia

Published on 19 Sep 2018

The 10-Year Strategy on Homelessness is a whole-of-community plan to tackle homelessness in Western Australia.

Draft Western Australian Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drug Accommodation and Support Strategy 2018-2025 - Public consultation

Published on 4 Sep 2018

The Mental Health Commission (MHC) is pleased to provide the draft Western Australian Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drug Accommodation and Support Strategy 2018-2025 (Accommodation and Support Strategy) for stakeholder feedback.

Consumer, carer and family forums in the Kimberley region.

Published on 16 Aug 2018

Registrations are now open for two Consumer, Carer and Family Forums one in each of the East and West Kimberley to inform the development of alcohol and other drug (AOD) services in the Kimberley region.

Feedback Sought - Alcohol and other drug services in the Kimberley

Published on 16 Aug 2018

As part of the 2017-18 Budget, Royalties for Regions funding of $200,000 was allocated for the Mental Health Commission to undertake consultation, analysis and modelling to inform the development of a business case (for consideration as part of the 2019-20 Budget) on alcohol and other drug service needs in the Kimberley.

Expressions of Interest - Consumer and Family/Carer Member - Co-Leadership Safety and Quality Mental Health Steering Group

Published on 7 Aug 2018

We are seeking one consumer and one family member/carer to be part of the Co-Leadership Safety and Quality Mental Health Steering Group (CSQMH Steering Group)

Consumer, carer and family working groups in the Kimberley region.

Published on 27 Jul 2018

Expressions of Interest are now open to establish two Consumer, Carer and Family Working Groups (Working Groups); one in each of the East and West Kimberley to inform the development of alcohol and other drug (AOD) services in the Kimberley region

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.

Feedback Sought - Draft Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drug Workforce Strategic Framework 2018-2025

Published on 26 Jun 2018

The draft Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drug Workforce Strategic Framework 2018 2025 aims to guide the growth and development of an appropriately qualified and skilled workforce that will provide individualised, high quality mental health and alcohol and other drug services and programs for the Western Australian community.

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.