Open for business: Australia’s first national mental health commission

Open for business: Australia’s first national mental health commission

Open for business: Australia’s first national mental health commission

Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, Mark Butler, has launched Australia's first National Mental Health Commission.

The launch marks a significant milestone in the rollout of the Gillard Government's mental health reforms and will give mental health prominence at the national level. The Commission is led by the Chair, Professor Allan Fels and eight Commissioners and will begin work on Australia's first National Report Card on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention.

Read the Minister’s media release here

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