Category: News

Just Saying Project Launch

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You’re Invited to VMIAC’s Consumer Rights Project Launch! “Just Saying” is a new consumer rights project from VMIAC, aimed at answering questions consumers have about their rights when in voluntary in-patient care. Please join us on Tuesday April 20th at 1pmClear here to register via Eventbrite We are reopening VMIAC’s public gallery space for our

CEO Update | 08.04.2021

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Watch our latest CEO Update with Maggie to find out more about how to register for our amazing in-person Just Saying Launch event. This and more announced in this weeks CEO Update.

VMIAC Response Summary to Royal Commission into Mental Health

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We are proud to release our brief 4 page response summary to the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System. This is an introduction to some of our findings from our review of the Royal Commission’s report. To delve deeper into our responses, feel free to join us for our Royal Commission Briefings taking place

Easter Long Weekend

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VMIAC will be closed over the long weekendWe will be back on Tuesday April 6th.We hope you have a lovely Easter

Transgender Day of Visibility

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Today is Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV). A day to celebrate the amazing transgender people within our community, as well as acknowledge the cultures, histories and contributions of transgender, non binary and other wonderful gender binary busting people in our day to day lives. This is also a day to grow in understanding of the

Research Call Out!

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Have you used mental health services, and had experiences of both physical and mental health concerns? Researchers from RMIT University, Charles Sturt University, Equally Well and Healthtalk Australia want to hear your story!

CEO Update 24th March

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Join us this week as Maggie reveals more details of our Just Saying project launch, our Royal Commission response, and more in this weeks CEO update.

Independent Advocacy

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We have developed a page to round up of all the Independent Advocacy news and information. This is a serious issues that will negatively impact the lives of countless people who rely on the NDIS, and is a massive step backwards for disability support throughout Australia. Click here to view #SaveOurNDIS

Independent Assessment

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As part of our action against the NDIS’s addition of Independent Assessment we tweeted a number of news articles and resources informing our members about these changes, read them here!

Women’s March

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VMIAC stands by women and their right to feel safe. Together we are stronger, together we can advocate for change. Feel free to read this great article on the march here!