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Open Letter to PM Tony Abbott signed by
72 Mental Health Organisations 23 Mar

"We, the undersigned, are writing to implore the Australian Government to take urgent action to ensure continuity of services and programs for Australians who live with mental illness, and those who care for them.

Right now, hundreds of contracts for community based mental health services and programs funded by the Department of Health are due to end 30 June 2015..."  download the PDF... (PDF 2.7MB
 or read the entire letter online...  

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March 24, 2015    Sophie Scott - ABC

Mental health patients facing crucial cuts

Thousands of Australians seeking help for mental health problems face growing uncertainty because federal funding for hundreds of contracts has not been guaranteed after June 30.  more..

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Using art to overcome mental illness

Arts in Recovery (AIR) runs art workshops in Newcastle for those recovering from a mental illness. The 'Bounceback' exhibition, in it's 5th year, showcases their expressive artworks.  more... 

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Alzheimer’s breakthrough uses ultrasound technology

UQ Queensland Brain Institute researchers discovered that the innovative drug-free approach breaks apart the neurotoxic amyloid plaques that result in memory loss and cognitive decline.  more...