Mental Health

August 28, 2016


mindshare your online Mental Health Community “mindshare is a unique space that allows mental health consumers and their supporters a place to creatively tell their stories. It […]
August 30, 2016

2016 Addressing Homelessness Conference

Message from our Executive Director At the beginning of August the MHCSA partnered with the Don Dunstan Foundation to deliver the Addressing Homelessness Conference with a […]
August 30, 2016

Mental Health: Exploring Collaborative Community Reform in South Australia

Mental Health: Exploring Collaborative Community Reform in South Australia This project is a collaboration between the Mental Health Coalition, Flinders University and the Don Dunstan Foundation. […]
August 30, 2016

What can SA gain from a Mental Health Commission?

South Australia’s new Mental Health Commission must ensure that people living with a mental illness are given a genuine voice. Health Minister Jack Snelling has announced […]
December 14, 2016

5th National Mental Health Plan Submission

The Federal government sought out feedback to the Fifth National Mental Health Plan in October 2016. Its aim was to establish a national approach for a […]
February 1, 2017

On the Couch Podcast

The voice of lived experience is critical to achieving a mental health system that truly meets the needs of the community. At our 2016 six people […]
February 7, 2017

Training for Leaders of Lived Experience Workforce

NOTE: February 7th session bookings have now closed. We are pleased to offer free training for Leaders who directly supervise mental health Lived Experience Workforce (LEW) […]
April 3, 2017

Public Health Week

  Public Health is often described as the quiet achiever.  In the background Public Health services and initiatives keep our communities safe and well.  Public Health […]
April 6, 2017

The economic value of informal mental health caring in Australia

Mental illness is common and is a leading cause of disability burden in Australia. In 2007 it was estimated that mental illness affects 20% of Australian […]