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  1. Early signs and intervention with mental illness

    26 Apr 2018

    Getting help early can reduce the severity of symptoms and the impact on people’s daily lives...

  2. Housing and accommodation support for people with mental illness

    14 Feb 2018

    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...

  3. Getting help for a mental illness

    24 Jan 2018

    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...

  4. Children, young people and mental health services

    21 Dec 2017

    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...

  5. Carer rights and recognition

    12 Dec 2017

    Respect, consideration, recognition and support are some of the principles that guide how government departments, local councils and government-funded services work with carers and people who are...

  6. Caring for someone with mental illness

    12 Dec 2017

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

  7. 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...

  8. 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...

  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 someone with a mental illness

    27 Oct 2017

    The sooner a person with a mental illness receives treatment, the better the outcome is likely to be...