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Supporting and empowering multicultural women5 Nov 2016

The Mental Health Commission of NSW joined with hundreds of people from across Australia to exchange knowledge and ideas... more
Check-up From the Neck-up at Martin Place, Mental Health Commission of NSW

Wellbeing for everyone promoted in Mental Health Month activities31 Oct 2016

Mental wellbeing for everyone in NSW was the focus of the Commission’s activities in Mental Health Month. more

Emergency services unite to tackle mental health12 Oct 2016

The confronting work of NSW’s emergency services can lead to severe mental distress, but a new cross-agency strategy... more
Check-up from the neck-up NSW

Free ‘check-up from the neck-up’ marks Mental Health Month4 Oct 2016

Sydneysiders will have a chance to get a ‘check-up from the neck-up’ as part of wellbeing activities being held to mark ... more
Catching up with Carers Newcastle

Port Stephens organisations acknowledged by Commission at Community Visit30 Sep 2016

The NSW Mental Health Commissioner, John Feneley, and key Commission staff recently visited Port Stephens to learn about the... more
NSW Mental Health Commissioner John Feneley and Dr. Arthur Evans

NSW’s health leaders inspired by whole of community mental health approach21 Sep 2016

Leading American health innovator Dr Arthur Evans, held a diverse audience spellbound on 31 August 2016 as he outlined the... more
MWIA trainers - Mental Health Commission of NSW

Mental health impacts a growing part of Government planning14 Sep 2016

Mental Wellbeing Impact Assessment (MWIA) Screenings are making it easier for NSW-based organisations to understand how... more

Interactive data app explores links between mental and physical health5 Sep 2016

An interactive data web app exploring the way mental distress can affect physical health outcomes has been added to the... more
Lived experience at the heart of reform

Commission applauds leadership in consumer and carer participation11 Aug 2016

The Commission commends the work of NSW based agencies, services and organisations leading the way in integrating consumer... more
John Feneley at NSW Ambulance Staff Wellbeing & Resilience Summit

Commissioner commends NSW Ambulance workplace wellbeing initiative11 Aug 2016

Efforts by NSW Ambulance to support the mental health of staff were recognised when NSW Mental Health Commissioner John... more