BEING conveys mental health consumer perspectives on COVID-19 impacts to Governments

May 11, 2020

The mental health impacts of COVID-19 are becoming clear and BEING, as the NSW peak body for people with lived experience, is playing an important role in conveying consumer perspectives and experiences so Governments can respond appropriately. BEING Bis proud to present a key set of work we have done to represent the interests of […]

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Submission to the Mental Health Productivity Commission

February 3, 2020

Being made seven recommendations, across five broad headings, to the Federal Government’s Productivity Commission’s Mental Health draft report, which was released on 31 October, 2019. The main areas of concern Being made recommendations on were: Mental health rights The need for a national consumer peak body for mental health The need for a Mental Health Complaints […]

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Guardianship Act Review – NSW Law Reform Commission’s consultations

August 24, 2016

The NSW Law Reform Commission is reviewing and reporting on The Guardianship Act 1987 (NSW). The Attorney General have asked the Commission to see if the laws in NSW on Guardianship need to change. The Guardianship Act allows people who are not able to make decisions for themselves to appoint someone to make these decisions […]

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