Prioritising Mental Health – community mental health

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Publication date: 
1 April 2019
Last updated: 
31 March 2019
Publication type: 
Fact sheet
Intended audience: 
General public

The Government will provide $275 million to support a range of national and local mental health initiatives designed to ensure that our communities can access the best possible care in times of need. This critical component of the Government’s $736 million mental health Budget will strengthen the mental health system’s capability to deliver high-quality, coordinated prevention, early intervention and crisis support services across the lifespan.