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Details about how the Australian government is supporting people to get mental health supports, including plans in place, programs and safeguards available.
The Victorian suicide prevention framework provides a whole-of-government commitment and coordinated strategy to reduce the suicide toll. The framework is one of the priorities outlined in Victoria’s 10-year mental health plan. This document provides a summary of the full framework.
The Freedom of Information Act 1982 gives you the right to apply for access to documents held by government agencies and ministers. You can also apply to amend personal information about you held by government agencies.
The new Mental Health and Wellbeing Act commences approximately one year after parliament passes the Bill. This ensures time to communicate the changes in the new Act to the sector.
The Mental Health Act 2014 establishes a supported decision-making model. There are tools available to assist people in navigating the service system, to assist in creating an individual path to recovery.
Information about the development and improvement of Victoria's mental health and wellbeing workforce.