Non-voting Members

Non-voting Members

ACT Mental Health Consumer Network
The ACT Mental Health Consumer Network is a consumer-led peak organisation representing the interests of mental health consumers in the ACT in policy and decision-making forums. The Network is committed to social justice and the inclusion of people with experience of mental illness.

Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria
The Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria (ARCVic) is a state-wide, specialist mental health organisation, providing support, recovery and educational services to people and families living with anxiety disorders. We aim to support and equip people with knowledge and skills that will build resilience and recovery and reduce the impact of anxiety disorders.

ARAFMI Queensland
Mental Health Carers Arafmi Queensland is a unique, carer-based organisation formed by families who experience the loss, loneliness, stigma and isolation of caring for loved ones with serious mental illness.

Artius Pty Ltd
Artius is one of the leading providers of vocational rehabilitation, health and fitness services. Based in South Queensland, clients include individuals, case managers, state and federal Government and large and small business.

ASPIRE, A Pathway to Mental Health Inc
A not for profit organisation based in south west Victoria and across Tasmania, providing rehabilitation and support to those affected by mental illness and their families.

Australian Red Cross
Australian Red Cross is there for people in need, no matter who you are, no matter where you live. 

Being - Mental Health and Wellbeing Consumer Advisory Group 
BEING is the independent, state-wide peak organisation for people with a lived experience of mental illness (consumers). We work with consumers to achieve and support systemic change. BEING acts as a bridge between mental health consumers and the government.

Break Thru People Solutions
Break Thru is a national not-for-profit organisation committed to empowering people to create their own futures. Through the provision of high quality person-centric programs, we enable thousands of people every year to address mental health, employment, disability, homelessness and training needs.

Brisbane North PHN
Brisbane North PHN supports communities within Brisbane’s northern suburbs, the Moreton Bay Regional Council and parts of the Somerset Regional Council, covering around 4,000km2 of urban, regional and rural south-east Queensland, with a total population of over 900,000.

Care Connect
Care Connect is a major secular community care provider in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria. We support people to live independent lives at home and in the community. We provide information, advice and guidance to assist people navigate and access support services they need to live the life they want.

Carers ACT
Carers ACT is a member of the National Network of Carers Associations. We are a non-government, not-for-profit association that relies on public and private sector support to fulfill our mission with, and on behalf of, carers.

CatholicCare NT
CatholicCare NT is a social services agency operating under the auspices of the Catholic Diocese of Darwin. CatholicCare NT contributes to a society that values all its members by strengthening individuals, families and communities in ways that respect their dignity and culture. They provide social services and are a voice for people in need.

Centacare, Catholic Diocese of Ballarat Inc
Centacare is a service of the Catholic Diocese of Ballarat to all peoples throughout Western Victoria. Centacare seeks to work in partnership with Federal, State and other funding bodies, fellow welfare providers and the community to provide professional and responsive services to those who seek them.

Centacare Catholic Family Services
CCFS is is the official community service agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide. Centacare delivers responsive, flexible and effective services to the South Australian community without regard to religion, race, cultural or economic circumstance.

Central Coast Family Support Service Inc
Home based counselling services and groups for disadvantaged families on the Central Coast of NSW who are in stress or crisis. The service assists families to enhance autonomous functioning and to develop skills.

CHESS Employment and Support Services
CHESS is a Not for Profit community business established to support those in our communities most in need. We employ over 65 staff across 7 sites, between Nambucca Heads and Yamba..

cohealth was established over the period from 2013 to 2014. The organisation represents the amalgamation of three Melbourne inner city community health centres – the Western Region Health Centre, North Yarra Community Health Centre and Doutta Galla Community Health Centre.

Connections Inc
Good service for us is all about making people feel valued, worthwhile, connected. Giving clients the ability to live their own life. If we can help them achieve that, then we have given well of ourselves. 

Converge International Ltd
Converge International Ltd is a not-for-profit and wholly Australian owned organisation with the wellbeing of people and their families at the heart of all we do.  Over the last five decades our focus has broadened to providing practical solutions to maximise health and productivity in the workplace.

Eating Disorders Foundation of Victoria Inc
The Eating Disorders Foundation of Victoria is the primary source of support, information, community education and advocacy for people with eating disorders and their families in Victoria.

Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA)
Founded in 1991 Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA) is a professional organisation which is committed to establishing, promoting and defending the career paths of tertiary trained exercise and sports science practitioners

Fernhills Clinic
Fernhills Clinic is a friendly private Psychology practice located at Ferntree Gully, Ringwood East and Boronia. Fernhills Clinic treats a wide range of mental health presentations and bulk bills clients who hold a healthcare card and a Mental Health Care plan from their G.P.

Finding Workable Solutions
Maintaining a strong focus in areas in rural South Australia, Finding Workable Solutions Inc is predominantly a Commonwealth funded organisation providing assistance to job seekers with a disadvantage and/or disability.

Gold Coast Centre Against Sexual Violence Inc
A free and confidential service run by women for women. They aim to provide a safe, supportive, woman-centered environment, in which sexual assault survivors can become aware of their own strengths and gain confidence and control of their lives.

Graceville Centre
Graceville Centre provides support to individuals living with a psychiatric and/or intellectual disability. All Graceville services are conducted by working with individuals in a strength based and recovery focussed framework.

HelpingMinds (formerly Arafmi) is the pre-eminent mental health services and carer support organisation, that was established nearly 40 years ago as a not for profit charity in Perth, Western Australia.

JobCo Employment Services Inc.
JobCo Employment Services Inc. is a community based not-for-profit employment service provider which has been delivering a comprehensive range of employment solutions to employers and job seekers in the Melbourne and metropolitan region since 1994.

Junaya Family Development Services
Junaya Family Development Services is a community based Family Support organisation for families with children 0-18 years with a specialist project that supports families with children or young people experiencing learning difficulties and or challenging behaviours.

Lamp Inc
Lamp provides support services for people with mental illness, their carers and family members living in local South West communities.

Lives Lived Well
With a collective history of service provision spanning nearly 80 years, the Lives Lived Well Group is a collection of well credentialed and experienced service providers. We have a shared purpose of delivering services to individuals and significant others who experience difficulties arising from drug and alcohol use and/or mental health issues.

Marathon Health
Marathon Health is a not-for-profit primary health care organisation that delivers health services and programs to regional and remote communities

McAuley Community Services for Women
McAuley Community Services for Women provides accommodation, support and advocacy for women and their children who are homeless, resulting primarily from family violence or mental illness.

Mental Health Association NSW
Mental Health Association NSW play a vital role in the development of mental health initiatives which result in increased community awareness and knowledge of mental health issues.

Mental Illness Education ACT
MIEACT educates the Canberra community about mental illness. Through websites, theatre projects, community consultations, and art and digital media projects, they communicate stories and facts about mental illness to the wider community.

Mental Illness Fellowship of North Queensland
A specialist mental health services provider in the North Queensland region – from Sarina in the south, Mt Isa and the border in the west and the Torres Strait Islands in the north. We have offices in Townsville, Cairns and Mackay.

Mental Illness Fellowship of Queensland
MIFQ is a specialist provider of programs and services for people living with a mental illness, their families and carers. Established in 1985, we work in five communities across Queensland, supporting thousands of people each year.

Mentally Healthy WA
Act-Belong-Commit is a community-based health promotion campaign that encourages people to take action to improve their mental health and wellbeing.

Mentis Assist
Mentis Assist (formally Peninsula Support Services) has been providing quality, person-centred and recovery focused services within the Frankston, Kingston South & Mornington Peninsula communities since 1988.  Mentis Assist offers assistance for people living with, or affected by severe and enduring mental illness and/or emotional and spiritual distress.

Our mission is to be a vocal advocacy dedicated to raising awareness of the dangers of low self-esteem. We want to provide tools and resources for the public that help to create self-worth, positive wellbeing and stronger mental health.

The Movember Foundation is a global men’s health charity committed to changing the face of men’s health. With an official presence in 21 countries, the Movember Foundation is committed to driving significant improvements for the prioritised men’s health issues – prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health.

NAB Foundation
The NAB Foundation aims to enable positive social change for Australians by supporting social purpose organisations that are doing amazing things in our communities. The NAB Foundation’s 2016 grants program, Stronger Minds, is designed to help organisations that are improving and supporting the mental health and wellbeing of Australians.

Newcastle Family Support Services Inc
Newcastle Family Support Services provides a range of assistance including parenting groups, playtime groups for children and groups for men.

Open Minds
Open Minds provides community based support to people living with mental illness, intellectual disability or acquired brain injury throughout South East Queensland

Pathways South West Inc
Bunbury Pathways provides support to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness as well as support for family/ carers.

Permanent Care and Adoptive Families
PCA Families is an early intervention service that provides support to families formed through kinship care, permanent care and adoption. 

Queensland Voice for Mental Health
Queensland Voice for Mental Health Inc is the peak representative body for Consumers and Carers of Mental Health services in Queensland.  We were formed through an alliance of people with a lived experience of mental illness.

Richmond Fellowship Queensland
RFQ are a community-owned organisation that supports people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage

Richmond Wellbeing
Richmond Wellbeing is a leader and key influencer in bringing Recovery into mainstream mental health practices. Richmond Wellbeing provides accommodation and support services to people with a diagnosable mental illness. We are a mental health organisation that takes its role very seriously.

Ruah Community Services
Ruah Community Services is a not-for-profit community service organisation.  It is committed to working in partnership with citizens marginalised by mainstream society to enable them to overcome their disadvantage, improve the quality of their lives, enhance their spirit and participate more fully in the community.

Social Firms Australia
Social Firms Australia is a not-for-profit organisation committed to creating accessible employment for people with a mental illness or disability. It does this through the development of social firms, and the promotion of effective support strategies to the broader workplace.

Supported Options in Lifestyle and Access Services (SOLAS) Inc
SOLAS is a highly flexible and responsive individualised accommodation support and community access service for people with long term diagnosed mental illness and/or psychiatric disability.

Tandem Inc
TANDEM is the Peak body for mental health carers in Victoria

TEAMHealth is a not for profit organisation that has delivered wide ranging support for people dealing with mental health concerns or mental illness for almost 30 years. We provide quality mental health services, focused on support, recovery and rehabilitation across Darwin, Palmerston and the regional and remote communities of the Northern Territory’s Top End. 

Tully Support Centre
The Centre provides an information and referral service, personal and family counselling, contact for groups and volunteer training. The centre also provides limited hours child care, outside school hours care, low cost community housing, and youth

WISE Employment Ltd
WISE Employment is a not-for-profit community service that provide assistance to job seekers and employers under the Disability Employment Network and Job Services Australia. They also offer comprehensive training and retraining for job seekers, as well as training for employers.

WISHIN (Women’s Information, Support and Housing in the North)
A community based, non-government organisation that provides support to single women, with or without children, in the northern metropolitan region of Melbourne, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.


Rate this article: