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The 2017 NSW Budget: what does it mean for mental health?

June 23, 2017

Under the 2017 NSW budget, funding for mental health services has increased by 87 million (from 1.8 to 1.9 billion). This increase in mental health funding demonstrates that the government recognises the overwhelming impact of mental health issues on our community. However, the distribution of funding shows the government is not yet prepared to make […]

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Going back to where it started

April 7, 2017

In John’s media release announcing his farewell he talks about the achievements the Commission has made since its establishment in July 2012 and the people he has worked with. During this time we want to reflect on how the Commission started, and John’s involvement in setting up an organisation which has been an anchor in […]

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Rethinking Mental Health Conference 3.0

October 20, 2016

Rethinking Mental Health Conference is an exploration of new innovations and practices in mental health, suicide prevention, and drug and alcohol. Hosted by CESPHN, RMH3.0 is also a platform for service providers to connect, as well as learn more about the ongoing mental health reforms. Dr. Peri O’Shea will be making a guest appearance on a panel to talk […]

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