A National Combined Voice for Mental Health Consumers and Carers
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People with mental illness are among the most socially and medically marginalized people in our community. Ironically, these same people are frequently monitored and treated by qualified health professionals for their mental health problems, whilst their physical health issues are either ignored or inadequately treated.Read more
Members of the NMHCCF met in Adelaide on Thursday 25 and Friday 26 February 2016.Read more
The National Mental Health Consumer and Carer Forum welcomes the opportunity to provide a submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission Willing to Work National Inquiry.Read more
The NMHCCF has welcomed the Government's response to the National Mental Health Commission's Review, and the corresponding mental health reform plan which aims to tailor services to the needs of the individual.Read more
The NMHCCF signs second MOU with the National Mental Health Commission.Read more
NMHCCF submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs Inquiry into the Social Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2015.Read more
The National Mental Health Consumer and Carer Forum is calling for the views of people with a lived experience of mental illness and those who care for them to be included in the proposed working groups following the release of the National Mental Health Commission's Review of Mental Health...Read more
This is a joint submission from Mental Health Australia and the National Mental Health Consumer and Carer Forum (NMHCCF) in response to the Interim Report by the Reference Group on Welfare Reform.Read more
The 2014 Annual Issues Forum of the National Register and National Mental Health Consumer and Carer Forum was held in Sydney on 22 and 23 May 2014. The forum was attended by 65 consumer and carer participatnts and staff of the Mental Health Council of Australia (MHCA). The meeting saw an emphasis...Read more
The NMHCCF have submitted a response to the Discussion Paper, "Equality, Capacity and Disability in Commonwealth Laws", focusing on certain chapters and their impact on mental health consumers and carers.Read more