Are you a person with a lived experience of mental illness with a passion for influencing change and contributing to NSW Mental Health policy? Are you connected to the mental health system and wish to advocate on behalf of the group you wish to represent?
The Consumer Subcommittee provides advice to the NSW Ministry or Health and the Mental Health Program Council regarding policy, planning and strategic issues relating to mental health consumers in NSW.
The Subcommittee aims to improve service delivery, service quality and service access for mental health consumers and aims to ensure mental health consumer’s concerns and voices are given appropriate priority in accordance with government objectives. The Subcommittee meets quarterly in Sydney, and are required to provide out of session input to policy when required.
Click the following links to view the Expression of Interest package including Selection Criteria and Terms of Reference.