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18 Jun 2018
Despite the fact that 63 per cent of people who misuse substances have some sort of mental health challenge, it is the experience of many people that service providers are not well equipped to support them with the complexity that arises from this.
12 Jun 2018
Consumer voices needed for mental health review and youth project.
11 Jun 2018
In May 2018, WAAMH made a submission to the Government’s review of its not-for-profit partnership and funding policy – Delivering Community Services in Partnership. This policy is fundamental to further community services sustainability, but it needs a significant refresh to deliver better outcomes.
28 May 2018
WAAMH recently made a submission to the Federal government's senate inquiry into the Accessibility and quality of mental health services in rural and remote Australia.
21 May 2018
Navigating the maze of services as a young person in mental distress can be sometimes be confusing, daunting and frustrating. What makes the difference between being able to find and connect with the right supports at the right time and having negative experiences that compound distress rather than help you on your recovery journey?
17 May 2018
State Budget analysis and the latest in community mental health news
14 May 2018
A member briefing on the State Budget handed down on Thursday, 10th May, 2018.
4 Apr 2018
Your chance to provide input to Senate Inquiry on rural and remote services via our quick and easy survey
3 Apr 2018
The Australia government has recently announced it will be conducting a Senate Inquiry into the Accessibility and Quality of Mental Health Services in Rural and Remote Australia, and submissions to this inquiry are currently being accepted.
WAAMH will be completing a submission for the inquiry and would like to hear what you think about mental health in rural and remote areas.
14 Mar 2018
Mental health training, date for national NDIS and mental health conference announced and a second chance to see the 'Recovery Stories' if you missed it at Fringe, all in the latest WAAMH eNews just released!