Australians for Mental Health
Cause Area: Mental Health
Mission StatementAustralians for Mental Health is a movement of people suffering mental ill-health, their families, and friends. We exist to achieve fundamental systemic reform of the mental health system.
DescriptionOur Vision:Access to care.Every Australian experiencing mental ill-health, their families and carers, can receive high-quality care and support when, where, and for as long as they need it.Equality of care.Every Australian can expect the same level of care for their mental health as they do for their physical health.Clear pathways to care.People with mental ill-health require clearly defined and properly coordinated care of both their physical and mental health.Improved prevention and early intervention services.Prevention and early intervention services must be scaled up to engage and treat people with mental ill-health at the earliest possible time and prevent the progression of illness and the development of high-risk crisis sit