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  1. Informed consent for medical treatment

    27 Nov 2017

    Informed consent means having enough information about a medical procedure to decide whether to have it done...

  2. Confidentiality and privacy in healthcare

    27 Nov 2017

    There are laws that set out how healthcare professionals can collect and store your health information and when they are allowed to share it...

  3. Making a complaint about a mental health service

    27 Nov 2017

    If you are dissatisfied with a mental health treatment or service, you have the right to make a complaint and have your concerns addressed...

  4. Making a complaint about disability services

    27 Nov 2017

    If you are unhappy with the way a disability service has treated you, you have the right to complain and to have your concerns addressed...

  5. Services to support people with dementia and their carers

    17 Nov 2017

    Services are available in Victoria for people with dementia, and their partners, carers and friends...

  6. Family and child support services

    13 Nov 2017

    There are many government funded family support services available to help parents and young people deal with family issues...

  7. Counselling, online and phone support for mental illness

    10 Nov 2017

    There are many free mental health hotlines and mental health online support services available across Victoria which provide crisis support, information, resources, counselling and therapy to people...

  8. Different stages of caring

    09 Nov 2017 Different stages of caring

    Carer roles can change, for example, from part-time to full-time care and back as a person’s care needs change...

  9. Who's who in mental health services

    27 Oct 2017

    There are a range of mental healthcare and welfare professionals who can help you or someone you care for...

  10. Getting help for a mental illness

    27 Oct 2017

    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...