Consumer, carer and family forums in the Kimberley region.

Published on 16 Aug 2018

This is now closed

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.

Funding of $200,000 has been allocated from the Royalties for Regions Program for the Mental Health Commission (MHC) to identify and undertake planning regarding gaps in AOD treatment services (and co-occurring mental health) in the Kimberley.
The Mental Health Commission has engaged the Nous Group, to assist with undertaking the consultation with a range of people which including consumers, carers and families.

The forums will be held:

  • 3 September 2018 (Broome) 9.00am – 12.00pm; and
  • 4 September 2018 (Kununurra) 10.00am – 1.00pm.

Further information can be found in the Registration Form and Frequently Asked Questions documents.

Registrations close 30 August 2018 and can be returned to the Mental Health Commission (pps.enquiries@mhc.wa.gov.au) or by calling Ms Carla Patterson or Ms Lindsay Leek at the Mental Health Commission on 08 6553 0600 (places may be limited).