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WA Mental Health Conference and Awards

Published on 12 Jul 2017

More than 1000 people are gathering for the WA Mental Health Conference and Awards this week in Perth.

Netball WA's Mental Health Awareness Round

Published on 11 Jul 2017

From Paraburdoo to Esperance and across to the Eastern Goldfields, nearly 10,000 WA netballers took part in Netball WA’s Mental Health Awareness Round recently.

Expressions of Interest - Workforce Strategy Advisory Group

Published on 3 Jul 2017

The Mental Health Commission is looking for two to four consumers, family members or carers, with a lived experience of a mental illness or alcohol and other drug use for the Workforce Strategy Advisory Group.

Expression of Interest - Workforce Strategy and Prevention Plan Consumer, Carer and Family Forum

Published on 28 Jun 2017

The Mental Health Commission is inviting Expressions of Interest from consumers, family members, and carers with lived experience of mental health and/or alcohol and other drug problems to contribute to the development of the Mental Health Promotion, Mental Illness and Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Plan and the Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drug Workforce Strategy.

Methamphetamine Action Plan Taskforce announced

Published on 26 Jun 2017

The Government has announced the Methamphetamine Action Plan Taskforce.

Inside the Drug and Alcohol Youth Service

Published on 26 Jun 2017

We caught up with the Drug and Alcohol Youth Service (DAYS), one of the services we support, to show you how the service works and what it offers.

Youth psychiatrist for the Kimberley

Published on 23 Jun 2017

Children and adolescents, their families and carers in the Kimberley are receiving improved access to specialist mental health services with the appointment of a new child, adolescent and youth psychiatrist position.

$310,000 for Regional Men's Health Initiative

Published on 16 Jun 2017

​$310,000 for Regional Men's Health Initiative to address issues of mental health and wellbeing, and suicide in men in regional and remote farming communities

Expressions of Interest - Consumer Rep Positions (2) – Clinical Management Committee

Published on 16 Jun 2017

The Community Alcohol and Drug Services (CADS) are seeking expressions of interest for two positions of Consumer Rep for the Clinical Management Committee.

Karratha community mental health step up/step down service

Published on 31 May 2017

The Mental Health Commission is inviting the community to attend a public community information forum for the proposed Karratha community mental health step up/step down service.