MHCSA

March 19, 2018

Submission: Parliamentary Joint Standing Committee: NDIS Market Readiness

The mental health sector in South Australia has been working diligently and creatively to prepare their businesses for the NDIS and the opportunities for innovation that […]
March 8, 2018

State Election Mental Health Report Card

On the back of our successful State Election Mental Health Forum we wrote to each of the candidates asking them to address our priorities for mental […]
March 6, 2018

State Election 2018: Labor’s Mental Health Initiatives

In the lead up to the 2018 State Election there was a significant mental health announcement from the Premier Jay Weatherill and Minister Peter Malinauskas. A […]
February 21, 2018

Take care of your mental health this State Election

On Saturday March 17 South Australia heads to the polls to vote of our next state government. On Wednesday February 7 we held our own State […]
February 19, 2018

300 new Dads Wanted.

As you know, the Commission has launched its first action plan arising from the SA Mental Health Strategic Plan and its first pilot program is on […]
February 10, 2018

State Government Commits to Mental Health Sector

Following our joint SACOSS/MHCSA State Election Forum Mental Health Minister Peter Malinauskas announced a commitment to fund psychosocial services. The Media Release explains the mental health […]
February 3, 2018

How is NDIS changing the psychosocial workforce?

The New Paradigm is the Australian Journal for Psychosocial Rehabilitation. In their summer edition they have a series of articles looking at various ways NDIS is […]
February 3, 2018

NDIS Pricing Submission

As the NDIS continues to roll out across the country we are looking closely at the pay structure and pricing of Mental Health Workers. You can […]
February 3, 2018

NDIS Code of Conduct

With only a moderate number of people living with severe mental illness eligible for the NDIS the MHCSA has been doing a lot of advocacy with […]