This submission from the Women’s Mental Health Alliance (the Alliance) responds to the Update and Engagement Paper on the new Mental Health & Wellbeing Act.
The Alliance welcomes the proposed inclusion of principle requiring mental health services to apply a gender-responsive approach.
The submission makes a number of recommendations across the themes of:
More information about the Consultation can be found here.
Women's Mental Health Alliance (2021) Submission on the Mental Health and Wellbeing Act (Victoria): Update and Engagement Paper. Women's Health Victoria, Melbourne.