Connect with us


‘We are failing’: Premier vows to put mental health at centre of biggest social reform in generation – The Age

The use of restraints and seclusion in mental healthcare would be eliminated within 10 years under reforms put forward by the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental…



Ms Armytage said governments over the years had failed to adequately invest in mental health services, with people turned away because they werent sick enough or suicidal enough.
It is unacceptable to wait for service, Ms Armytage said.
We must acknowledge as a broader community we have allowed the systems failings to go for too long.
Premier Daniel Andrews has committed to implementing all 65 recommendations made in the report, which he said would serve as our blueprint for the biggest social reform…

Click here to view the original article.