The Victorian Government established a Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System (Royal Commission) - the first of its kind in Australia.
The Royal Commission is led by Penny Armytage as chairperson, supported by commissioners Professor Bernadette McSherry, Professor Allan Fels AO and Dr Alex Cockram. Jodie Geissler is CEO.
The Royal Commission will inquire into and report on how Victoria's...
VMIAC issues a media release in response to Royal Commission announcements. We expressed disappointment that:
We know that these issues, amongst others, were of critical importance to many people.
VMIAC makes a formal submission about the terms of reference.
We called for 10 additional issues to be included in the scope of the Royal Commission, for support and accessibility, and for consumers to have leadership roles at all levels of the Royal Commission.