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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.

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.