Digital Skills for Living Project to improve basic IT skills for people with lived experience

Digital Skills for Living Project to improve basic IT skills for people with lived experience

Mental Health Coordinating Council has launched a new project to enhance digital skills among consumers accessing the Housing and Accommodation Support Initiative and Community Living Supports programs. The Digital Skills for Living Project is in response to increasing digital service delivery and the need to eliminate barriers to access services. The training aims to meet […]

Congratulations Graduates!

More than 20 graduates celebrated their success with MHCC this week, as the Certificate II and IV courses came together for a graduation ceremony. The Certificate II course was introduced last year as an entry pathway to further study and work. It proved popular with students as an introduction to study in mental health that […]

Are you looking for a pathway to community mental health work or a return to study?

The CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Services qualification will give you all the confidence and skills to pursue a career in community services, mental health and peer work. The Certificate II is a pathway to further study and can help you secure a valuable work placement or volunteer position. This training will prepare you for […]

$500,000 for Mental health Scholarships

Mental Health Minister Tanya Davies today announced the funding will be provided to the Mental Health Coordinating Council (MHCC) for 280 professional development scholarships for mental health workers and 80 transition to work and study scholarships for people experiencing mental health issues over the next two years. MHCC welcomes the announcement by the Coalition Government of $500 000 […]

MHCC Graduates Celebrate and Speakers Praise Evolution of Peer Work

It was a particularly special occasion at North Sydney Ministry of Health building in late January, when graduates of MHCCs Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work gathered to celebrate and receive their certificates. Families, friends and MHCC staff joined with graduates to mark the day with inspirational messages delivered by MHCC trainer Emma Paino […]