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Consumer and Carer Co-Review of the Community Support Program Area - Final Report

Published on 17 Feb 2020

Twenty consumers, carers and peak body representatives from the Western Australian Mental Health and AOD system undertook a co-review process of the Community Support program area from the Mental Health Commission’s Procurement Schedule throughout August and September 2019 in partnership with the MHC.

Western Australia’s first Recovery College a true collaboration

Published on 6 Dec 2019

On 2 December 2019, the Minister for Mental Health announced that HelpingMinds has been appointed to provide the first state-wide Recovery College with $3.6 million invested by the State Government over three and a half years.

Draft Western Australian Suicide Prevention Action Plan 2021-2025 - Open for Public Comment

Published on 9 Oct 2019

The draft Western Australian Suicide Prevention Action Plan 2021 – 2025 (Suicide Prevention Action Plan 2025) is now open for public comment and feedback

Report: Access to State-Managed Adult Mental Health Services

Published on 14 Aug 2019

The Office of the Auditor-General has today released its report the Access to State-Managed Adult Mental Health Services.

The Plan Update for Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug services

Published on 24 May 2019

The Western Australian Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drug Services Plan 2015-2025 sets the strategic direction for mental health, alcohol and other drug (AOD) services.

2019-20 State Budget

Published on 9 May 2019

The 2019-20 State Budget will deliver $942.1 million to mental health, alcohol and other drug services in 2019-20, via the Mental Health Commission, representing an increase of $23.7 million, or 2.6% from the previous year.

Full response to the Methamphetamine Action Plan Taskforce report

Published on 6 May 2019

The State Government has released its full response to the Methamphetamine Action Plan Taskforce report − outlining a range of targeted, functional and practical initiatives that focus on prevention, early intervention, treatment and support, and law enforcement.

Mental Health Commission’s Conciliation Action Plan launched

Published on 21 Mar 2019

The Mental Health Commission has launched its Conciliation Action Plan (CAP).

The Western Australian Alcohol and Drug Interagency Strategy 2018-2022 release

Published on 29 Jan 2019

The Western Australian Alcohol and Drug Interagency Strategy 2018-2022 (the Strategy) The Strategy provides a guide for government and non-government organisations as well as the wider community to prevent and reduce the adverse impacts of alcohol and other drug use in Western Australia.

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