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Service Report Jan - June 2008

Details:

Title

Service Report Jan - June 2008

Other title

Mental Health Association of Central Australia

Collection

Mental Health Association of Central Australia reports; MHACA : Mental Health Association of Central Australia reports; Reports; PublicationNT

Date

2008

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Notes

Date:2008

Language

English

Subject

Mental health facilities -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals; Aboriginal Australians -- Mental health services -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals; Well-being -- Social aspects -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals

Publisher name

Mental Health Association of Central Australia

Place of publication

Alice Springs

Copyright owner

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Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/242228

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/610060

Page content

MHACAServiceReport,JanuaryJune2008 /2 ManagementandAdministration ofMHACAServices ClaudiaManuPreston:GeneralManager SueCoombs:Administrator Tocoordinateandsupporttheprogramactivitiesmanagedby theMentalHealthAssociationofCentralAustralia OverviewofthePastSixMonths ThispastyearMHACAstaffandcommitteehaveworkedhardtosettleintoournewofficepremises whilemaintainingtheeffectiveoperationofourservices.FollowingisasummaryoftheStrategic achievementswithinthisperiod. StrategicAchievements2008Programs&Projects 1. ConsumerDrivenQuality ContinuedexpansionoftheDaytoDayLivingintheCommunityProgram(D2DL) DevelopmentofConsumerPeerSupportModelandGROWService MonthlyConsumerforumschangedfromlunchtimemeetingstoeveningstoenable greaterattendance ConsumerparticipationinreviewprocessessuchasdevelopmentofthePeerSupport Model KeymemberofHeadspaceconsortium SupportedCAMHSaccreditationthroughorganising/supportingconsumerinvolvement OngoinginvolvementofconsumersandcarersonManagementCommittee,Steering GroupsandprojectssuchasreviewofPolicy&ProceduresManual,developmentofPeer SupportModelandselectionprocessforselectingtenantsforMHACAunits Highconsumeruptakeinactivities,excursionsandcamps 2. MentalHealthAwareness ScheduledmonthlyMentalHealthFirstAidtrainingcourses OngoingdevelopmentanddeliveryofASISTTraining Quarterlyproductionofnewsletter,inBalance InformationstallsatCentralAustralianBusinessExpoandAliceSpringsShow Presentationsatconferences,workshops,meetingsandcommunityagencyvisits SponsoringofvariouspresenterstoAliceSpringssuchasFayJacksonandHelenGlover