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We provide evidence and advice on ways to continuously improve Australia’s mental health and suicide prevention system, and act as a catalyst for change to achieve those improvements.

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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 National Suicide Prevention Adviser's Final Report to Government after 18 months of research and engagement with Australians.

Mentally Healthy Workplaces during COVID-19 guides

Mentally Healthy Workplaces during COVID-19 guides

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.
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Mental Health and Wellbeing Pandemic Response Plan

Mental Health and Wellbeing Pandemic Response Plan

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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News & Media

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