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  1. 2019-20 budget funding

    2019-20 budget funding

    Learn about the funding the MHCC received in the Victorian Government’s 2019-20 budget...

  2. Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

    Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

    The Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System is an independent body established by the Victorian Government and is completely separate to the MHCC...

  3. How to make a complaint in Easy English

    How to make a complaint in Easy English

    We have developed our first Easy English resource on making a complaint about a Victorian public mental health service. Our new resource is for a broad range of Victorians, including consumers...

  4. MHCC survey on our work - now finished

    03 Apr 2019 MHCC survey on our work - now finished

    Are you a consumer who currently accesses Victorian public mental health services or a family member or carer of someone who does? If so, we would like to hear from you. We are carrying out a survey...

  5. The MHCC annual report 2018

    21 Dec 2018 The MHCC annual report 2018

    The Mental Health Complaints Commissioner’s annual report has now been tabled in parliament. Key highlights include 184 service improvement actions taken by Victorian public mental health...

  6. End of year message from the Commissioner

    17 Dec 2018 End of year message from the Commissioner

    Safeguarding people’s rights has continued to be the core focus of our work in resolving complaints about people’s experiences of public mental health services. Complaints represent the...

  7. Engaging Victorians through Mental Health Week

    31 Oct 2018 Engaging Victorians through Mental Health Week

    The MHCC took part in a range of activities in support of Mental Health Week (7–13 October) and World Mental Health Day (10 October). These initiatives aim to overcome the stigma that continues...

  8. Seeking Expressions of Interest for membership to the MHCC Advisory Council

    11 Sep 2018 Seeking Expressions of Interest for membership to the MHCC Advisory Council

    We are seeking Expressions of Interest for membership to our Advisory Council from members of Victoria’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, and from people working in mental health...

  9. Working towards the elimination of restrictive practices

    10 Sep 2018 Working towards the elimination of restrictive practices

    At the Towards Eliminating Restrictive Practices (TERP) 12th National Forum 2018, Commissioner Lynne Coulson Barr will deliver a keynote presentation on obligations arising from Australia’s...

  10. Taking part in discussions at TheMHS Conference

    29 Aug 2018 Taking part in discussions at TheMHS Conference

    Commissioner Lynne Coulson Barr will be taking part in The Mental Health Services (TheMHS) Conference symposium where mental health commissions and commissioners from Australia and New Zealand reflect...