The Mental Health Coordinating Council (MHCC) developed the Recovery Oriented Language Guide because language matters in all aspects of life, and continues to be particularly important in the context of mental health and recovery.
Mental health services - in briefResource | 2022
MHSA describes the activity and characteristics of Australia’s health care/social care services accessed by people with a mental illness, providing the most recent data available on the national response of the health and welfare system to the mental health care needs of Australians.
Families where a Parent has a Mental Illness (FaPMI) - Program GuidelinesResource | 2022
The FaPMI program aims to improve outcomes for clients who are parents, their children and their families by reducing the impact of parental mental illness on all family members through timely, coordinated, preventative and supportive action within Adult Mental Health Services (AMHS).
Child Information Sharing Scheme: Clinician ResourceResource | 2022
This resource supports clinicians to better understand the Child Information Sharing Scheme (CISS) and how to use it to promote child wellbeing and safety.
Snapshot of Good Practice: Putting the Information Sharing Schemes into ActionResource | 2022
This resource seeks to assist the Child and Family Services sector, and other prescribed sectors who work with children and their families, enhance their understanding of how the MARAM and the Information Sharing Schemes can be applied to improve outcomes for children and their families.
MARAM and Information Sharing Resource HubResource | 2022
The Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare have developed this MARAM and Information Sharing Resource Hub to support the implementation of the Information Sharing Schemes and MARAM.
Self-advocacy for the NDIS (mental health)Resource | 2021
This workbook was developed following a co-design process, in partnership with Victorian Mental Illness Awareness Council (VMIAC) and Tandem, with the purpose of providing self-advocacy information, identifying rights and strategies that support people to speak up for themselves.
Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System - Final ReportResource | 2021
The Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System delivered its final report on 3 February 2021 and it was tabled in Parliament by the Victorian Government on 2 March 2021. The work of the Commission has now concluded.
Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2019-20Resource | 2021
- Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2019-20 is a tool for health services, staff, advocates, carers, consumers and the broader community to better understand the Victorian public mental health system and the services available for people with a mental illness.
MARAM practice guides and resourcesResource | 2021
The Family Violence Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and Management Framework ensures services are effectively identifying, assessing and managing family violence risk.