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2022 WA Mental Health Awards winners announced

Published on 28 Nov 2022

On Friday night, nine individuals, schools and organisations were recognised at the 2022 WA Mental Health Awards ceremony.

#StopTheViolence

Published on 24 Nov 2022

The 16 Days Campaign, dedicated to ending violence against women, has been running globally since 1991.

Agency Commissioning Plan released

Published on 18 Nov 2022

The recently released State Commissioning Strategy will transform the way community services are commissioned and delivered.

World Kindness Day - 13 November 2022

Published on 10 Nov 2022

World Kindness Day is celebrated annually on 13 November and provides us with the opportunity to reflect on, celebrate and promote the positive actions all around us that contribute to a culture of kindness.

Learn from alcohol and other drug prevention experts at our online forum

Published on 4 Nov 2022

Do you work in the alcohol and other drug prevention sector and want the opportunity for cross-learning, networking and to learn the latest on prevention research and best practice in alcohol and other drug prevention services?

Release of the Western Australian Lived Experience (Peer) Workforces Framework

Published on 27 Oct 2022

The Minister for Mental Health and the Mental Health Commission are pleased to release the Western Australian Lived Experience (Peer) Workforces Framework.

EOI: Lived Experience member for the Mental Health Executive Committee and Community Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drug Council

Published on 25 Oct 2022

The Mental Health Commission is seeking to appoint a consumer member, with a lived or living experience of mental health and/or alcohol or other drug use.

Opioids. Pain and Problems: Now and the Future

Published on 24 Oct 2022

The Western Australian Addictions Symposium, presented by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) WA Faculty of Addiction Psychiatry, is on Saturday 29 October 2022.

New Alcohol and Other Drugs Advisory Board Chair to inform Mental Health Commission services

Published on 12 Oct 2022

Professor Steve Allsop has been appointed Chairperson of the Western Australian Alcohol and Other Drugs Advisory Board (AODAB).

Can you provide hope and support to other families?

Published on 3 Oct 2022

We’re looking for Parent Peer Volunteers, who have supported a child of any age through drug and alcohol use to help provide hope and support to other parents and families struggling with a loved one’s alcohol and other drug use. Your Lived Experience can help facilitate family support groups in the Bunbury / South West region.

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