National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 2003-2013

Social and Emotional Well-being and Mental Health Service Delivery (longer term)

To ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enjoy a healthy life equal to that of the general population that is enriched by a strong living culture, dignity and justice.

Page last updated: 30 August 2011

Longer Term Priority Actions (current year and beyond):
(Specific Strategies)

Lead Agency (Contributing agencies)

Social and Emotional Well-being and Mental Health Service Delivery (longer term)

Substance Use


70. In partnership with state and territory governments where possible, improve access to, and effectiveness of, drug and alcohol treatment and rehabilitation services in urban, regional and remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
DOHA