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Albany community mental health step up/step down service opened

Published on 5 Nov 2018

The Minister for Mental Health visited Albany to officially open the first regional community mental health step up/step down service.

Feedback Sought - Alcohol and other drug services in the Kimberley

Published on 26 Oct 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 on alcohol and other drug service needs in the Kimberley.

The Western Australian Mental Health Promotion, Mental Illness, Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Plan 2018-2025 released

Published on 10 Oct 2018

The Western Australian Mental Health Promotion, Mental Illness, Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Plan 2018-2025 as been released by the Minister for Mental Health.

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.