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About the sector

The community managed mental health sector is a key provider of mental health services and supports to people in the community.

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Find detailed information on the work we do to support the community managed mental health sector.

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Catch up on all the latest news and stories from the community-based mental health sector.

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Mental Health Rights Manual

An online guide to help explain your legal and human rights in the mental health and human services systems in New South Wales.

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Recovery Oriented Language Guide

Words are important. The language we use and the stories we tell have great significance to all involved.

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Registered training

Build on your lived experience or on-the-job experience and receive a nationally recognised qualification.

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Customised training

Contact us to design a professional development solution for your workforce and organisation.

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Our members

Our members are community managed mental health organisations, large and small, local and NSW-wide service providers.

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Become a member

Join a strong network of community-based mental health organisations delivering better outcomes for people in New South Wales.

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Accessing the NDIS? Co-Design Focus Group with CALD communities

We are conducting a co-design process alongside people with lived experience, their family, carers, supporters, advocates and service providers to improve existing materials and create NEW supporting resources. Co-design provides an opportunity for people to contribute in a respectful, safe and supported environment. Our process includes a focus on CALD communities and will include a series of 3 face to face focus groups, as well as other opportunities for participation.

Some things we will talk about:

How Can I get Involved?

We invite people from CALD backgrounds living with a mental health condition, their family, carers, supporters, advocates and service providers – to take part. Participants are welcomed to attend alone or with a supporter. Each session will run for four hours, lunch and refreshments will be provided. We want to engage 8-12 people per group. Appropriate reimbursement will be provided to eligible consumer/carer participants.

We invite you to attend the first co-design group:

DATE: 23 May 2019
TIME: 10am-3pm
VENUE: TBC Parramatta


To register your interest or for any questions contact: Rebecca on 02 9555 8388 ext 113 or rebecca@mhcc.org.au


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