November 30, 2017

MHCSA Services Directory

The MHCSA website now holds an online directory for mental health services across South Australia. This live directory allows the general public to search for services […]
November 29, 2017

Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work

Places are now open for the 2018 Cert IV in Mental Health Peer Work. This course will give you qualifications for the role of workers who have lived experience of mental […]
August 30, 2017

MHCSA launches Mental Health Week at Open State

This year we will be launching Mental Health Week at Open State with an event called ‘Why Mental Illness is Good For You’. In this unique session the experts […]
August 1, 2017

2017 Festival of Now

Friday 13th October, Light Square Adelaide In its fifth year the Festival of Now is Australia’s only Festival that celebrates Mental Health Week. To be held […]
August 1, 2017

SA Mental Health Commission – Key Findings

The SA Mental Health Commission have released its key findings and themes for the upcoming Strategic Plan. Here is what the Commission has to say; Since […]
July 25, 2017

Peer work is the future

Mental Health Australia’s CEO Frank Quinlan sends out monthly news and this is an article he wrote on peer workers. Not peer work alone, not peer […]
June 27, 2017

SA Budget 2017 – where was Mental Health?

As we expected, other than $5m funding in 2017/18 ($14.7m total allocated across 17/18 and 18/19) to commence the Oakden replacement, there is little in the […]
June 27, 2017

Engage and Participate in Mental Health Project

The National Mental Health Commission has launched the Engage and Participate in Mental Health project. The Commission wants your contribution and welcome your help in promoting […]
June 10, 2017

Keeping Young Men in Mind

This Men’s Health Week (12th-18th June) the Mental Health Coalition of SA are asking young men to stop and consider their mental health. Orygen, the National Centre […]