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Keep up to date with what's happening at the Mental Health Coalition of South Australia and all the important issues relating to mental health in South Australia.

August 30, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 […]
May 22, 2017
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Executive Director NDIS update

This month has seen a few wins when it comes to our NDIS advocacy – but we’re not quite there yet. Last week’s Federal Budget saw […]
May 18, 2017
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Schizophrenia Awareness Week

This year for Schizophrenia Awareness Week we have developed some infographics to help our community better understand this mental illness. You can download the infographics on […]