MHCSA

June 13, 2019

Update to NGO Mental Health Sector Funding

Today we wrote to all Members of the South Australian Parliament in the Upper and Lower House. This correspondence addressed claims we have participated in a […]
June 3, 2019

How You Can Help Mental Health Services This State Budget

South Australian NGO mental health service providers will receive a 25% reduction in funding from the Department for Health and Wellbeing in the coming State Budget. […]
May 15, 2019

2019 Federal Election Mental Health & NDIS Report Card

The Mental Health Coalition of SA invited the Liberal Party, Australian Labor Party (ALP), the Greens and Centre Alliance to answer questions regarding support for people […]
April 24, 2019

MHCSA Productivity Commission Submission; A Human Rights Perspective

Recently the Productivity Commission called on submissions to its inquiry in to Mental Health;  A Human Rights Perspective. We partnered with the Lived Experience Leadership & […]
April 16, 2019

NDIS report finds fewer people eligible than first predicted

A team from Community Mental Health Australia (CMHA) and the University of Sydney have today released alarming findings about the adequacy of support that will be […]
November 6, 2018

South Australian Parliament Investigates NDIS and Psychosocial Services

In light of the impact of the rollout of NDIS on psychosocial services and risks to South Australians who will miss out on support the South […]
September 26, 2018

2018 Mental Health Week Ambassador – Lainie Anderson

The Mental Health Coalition of SA are proud to announce their 2018 Mental Health Week Ambassador is Sunday Mail columnist Lainie Anderson. Lainie has been with […]
September 25, 2018

Creating Mentally Healthy Workplaces this Mental Health Week

A healthy workplace is more than just ergonomics and workers safety, a healthy workplace incorporates strategies and policies for good mental health and wellbeing. A workplace […]
August 1, 2018

My Health Records

In the past few weeks there has been a lot of media attention on the MyHealthRecord. MyHealthRecord is the streamlining of our medical records so that […]