30 September 2016
Mental illness affects one in five Australians and this World Mental Health Day – Monday 10 October – Mental Health Australia is encouraging all Australians to make a personal promise to improve their own mental health.
13 September 2016
Mental Health Australia welcomes today’s agreement between the government and opposition that the government will continue to provide the Disability Support Pension for people in psychiatric confinement following negotiations over the Budget Savings (Omnibus) Bill.
11 September 2016
Mental Health Australia is pleased to welcome Dr Peggy Brown as the new CEO of the National Mental Health Commission.
26 June 2016
Mental Health Australia has welcomed today’s announcement that a re-elected Turnbull Government would make significant new investments in mental health.
24 June 2016
As the Federal Election campaign enters its final week, Mental Health Australia is renewing its call for political leaders to commit to real targets for improving the lives of people affected by mental illness and their carers.
21 June 2016
Mental Health Australia has today published the responses of the major political parties to its call for long-term commitments to mental health reform.