MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE
We seek to improve the lives of individuals and families challenged by mental illness. In collaboration with partners and other like-minded organizations, we influence public policies, provide up to date education and support programs, and increase public awareness and understanding of mental illness.
We advocate at the LGA’s, state and national levels for non-discriminatory access to quality healthcare, housing , education and employment for people with mental illness.
•Educate the public about mental illness.
•Work to eliminate the stigma of mental illness.
•Advocate for increased funding for research into the causes and treatment of mental illness.We also seek the development of government policies that promote the social inclusion of people with disabilities