Latest CEO Update April 3: Has there ever been a more important time for vision and mental health reform?

 

  • The message is simple: “Look after your mental health, Australia.”

    During this time of physical distancing and heightened anxiety in our community due to the coronavirus (Covid-19), we are encouraging all Australians to look after their mental health.

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  • In October 2018, the Government announced a Productivity Commission inquiry into the role of mental health in supporting economic participation and enhancing the nation’s productivity. Over 18 months, the inquiry will consider how mental illness can affect all aspects of a person’s quality...

  • Embrace Multicultural Mental Health (the Embrace Project) is run by Mental Health Australia and provides a national focus on mental health and suicide prevention for people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds.

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  • Optimising Psychosocial Supports Project Report Cover

    This report provides a rich and valuable evidence base to augment the NDIS’ support approach to participants with psychosocial disability. This is the final report of the Optimising Psychosocial Support Project which brought together, for the first time, service level data from community based...