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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.

Have your say - draft Model of Service for the Youth Long-term Housing and Support Program

Published on 9 Sep 2022

The draft model of service for the Youth Long-term Housing and Support Program is now available for public comment.

International Overdose Awareness Day

Published on 30 Aug 2022

International Overdose Awareness Day spreads the important message that overdose is preventable and to remember families and friends who have been impacted by overdose.

EOI: Lived Experience consumer representative wanted to support the implementation of the WA Bilateral Schedule on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Published on 13 Jul 2022

The Mental Health Commission is seeking expressions of interest to appoint one consumer representative to the Western Australian Joint Service Planning and Governance Committee

Mental Health Commission hospital pilot to reduce alcohol-related harm

Published on 7 Jul 2022

The Mental Health Commission is partnering with the East Metropolitan Health Service to pilot the Cardiff Model of Violence Prevention (Cardiff Model) to tackle alcohol-related violence.

EOI: Lived Experience Representatives for the ICA Taskforce Ministerial Oversight Committee

Published on 9 Jun 2022

Do you have a Lived Experience with infant, child or adolescent mental health service/s in Western Australia? We are looking for two members for the newly formed Infant, Child and Adolescent (ICA) Taskforce Ministerial Oversight Committee.

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