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  1. Housing and accommodation support for people with mental illness

    21 Nov 2019

    Like any other chronic condition, mental illness might affect your ability to manage aspects of everyday life such as finding accommodation or housing and maintaining a place to live, but there are...

  2. Mental illness statistics

    31 Oct 2019

    Almost half of all Australians will be affected by mental illness at some time in their life...

  3. Children, young people and mental health services

    15 Aug 2019

    Growing up is not easy and at each stage of development, from pre-primary right through to the teen years, there are challenges that will test a child’s emotional and mental health...

  4. Hospitals, clinics and residential options for mental illness

    17 Jul 2019

    There are a range of mental health services, some provided by government and some that are run by private or community providers...

  5. Getting help for a mental illness

    05 Jul 2019

    If you are feeling unwell, overwhelmed, depressed, anxious or suicidal, it is important to know that there is help out there. Mental health support services are available throughout Victoria, 24 hours...

  6. Assessments and evaluations for mental illness treatment

    06 Jun 2019

    Your local doctor can conduct an initial mental health assessment and may refer you to a counsellor, psychologist or psychiatrist depending on your needs...

  7. Relationships, family and mental health

    28 Feb 2019

    When you, your partner or someone in your family has a mental illness, it can cause stress and worry for everyone...

  8. Managing mental health medications

    28 Feb 2019

    Medications can be important in the management of mental health issues, whether for a short time or for ongoing stabilization of symptoms...

  9. Caring for someone with mental illness

    28 Feb 2019

    Being a carer for someone with a mental illness can be emotionally and physically demanding, but it can also be a rewarding experience...

  10. Rural and regional mental health services

    28 Feb 2019 Rural and regional mental health services

    Public mental health services in rural and regional Victoria are often some distance away or more costly than they are in the city...