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).

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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.

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Community Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Research Network (CMHDARN) Events

In partnership with the Network of Alcohol and Other Drgs Agencies (NADA)Information about upcoming and past CMHDARN events is available here

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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.

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