Fifth National Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Plan
The Fifth National Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Plan establishes a national approach for collaborative government effort to achieve integrated planning and service delivery of mental health and suicide prevention services.
Monitoring Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Reform: National Report 2019
This report presents a snapshot of some of the issues faced by the mental health system as a whole, as well as the current progress of reforms in mental health and suicide prevention.
The Mental Health Safety and Quality Engagement Guide provides practical information about how consumers and carers can get engaged and how to navigate the process. It also helps health service leaders to provide a culturally appropriate, welcoming space for a diverse range of Australians.
The Commission and the Mentally Healthy Workplace Alliance, has created evidence-based guides to support Australian workers and encourage mentally healthy workplaces during COVID-19.
The Commission welcomes the National Cabinet’s commitment to support and respond to the National Mental Health and Wellbeing Pandemic Response Plan.
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Recent & Upcoming work
In September, the Commission, together with the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), established Australia’s first national suicide and self-harm monitoring system. The website is now live.
Find out more and visit the website
In August, in collaboration with more than 20 mental health and social service organisations, we launched #GettingThroughThisTogether – a national conversation to support the mental health and wellbeing of Australians as the uncertainty around COVID-19 continues.
Find out more and join the #GettingThroughThisTogether conversation