MHCC ended 2015 on a high note winning a
We would like to invite you to our upcoming webinar titled, "Effective Models of Care for Comorbid Mental Illness and Illicit Substance Use", hosted by Frances Kay-Lamkin.
When: Thursday, 11th February 2016
About the webinar
The Mental Health Coordinating Council and the Mental Health Community Coalition ACT have partnered to offer members access to an important online service for managing quality, compliance and risk — the MHCC Quality Portal. Read more
Representing the community mental health sector for over 30 years
The Mental Health Coordinating Council (MHCC) is the peak body for community mental health organisations in New South Wales.
MHCC has been supporting community based organisations to deliver services to people with mental health issues, their families and carers since 1983.
We strive to raise the profile of mental health through our projects, submissions and by promoting partnership development.
MHCC is currently accredited under Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS).
Because mental health is everybody's business
MHCC respects our earth and promotes people's fundamental human rights. We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land and value the lived experience of people recovering from mental illness both past and present.
- Commonwealth Government delivers innovative Strategic Plan for Mental Health - Read the full media release
- MHCC submssion in response to the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) draft National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Information, Linkages and Capacity-building (ILC) Commissioning Framework. Highlighting the importance of maintaining and building community managed mental health services, especially for people not accessing NDIS funded supports. The NDIA is seeking to complete the ILC Commissioning Framework by the end of 2015 so that the ILC Policy can be operationalised from early next year
- Ernst & Young. Independent Review of the Operation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013: Discussion Paper – October 2015
- Further Unravelling Psychosocial Disability: Experiences of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the NSW Trial Site: A Mental Health Analysis - August 2015