Media & Press Releases

Mental Health Victoria can provide media comment on issues related to:

  • the mental health workforce
  •  support services and programs
  • rehabilitation and support
  • government policy and funding
  • individual and community experiences of mental illness

Contact the Mental Health Victoria policy & communications team on +61 (3) 9519 7000.

2018

2018 / 19 Federal Budget- Mental Health Victoria Media Statement

2018 / 19 State Budget - Mental Health Victoria Media Statement

2017

Special Bulletin - Alarming reports of people with serious mental illness being rejected by NDIA 

Special Bulletin - R U OK? and Vote 'Yes' 

Federal State Budget 2017/18 - Mental Health Victoria Statement 

Victorian State Budget 2017/18 - Mental Health Victoria Statement 

Appointment of new Chief Executive Officer 

2016

Victorian State Budget 2016/17 - Mental Health Victoria Statement 

2015

People with mental illness will continue to fall through the gaps 

Review of new arrangements for the delivery of Mental Health Community Support Services and Alcohol and Drug Treatment Services 

NDIS and Mental Health – only 8 months to Scheme roll out, but still a lot of unknowns