ARAFMI NSW is a community organisation of families, carers and friends of people living with a mental illness.
During February 2012, ARAFMI NSW are holding briefing sessions across Sydney on the new Mental Health Commission followed by consultations about how consumers and carers and other interested parties would like to be engaged by the Commission when it commences its work and to understand what they think should be its priorities.
Sydney Area Consultation Dates and Venues:
Macquarie Hospital, North Ryde (20 February, 11:30am-1:30pm)
St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst (22 February, 1pm-3pm)
Liverpool Library, Liverpool (24 February, 4pm-6pm)
Blue Mountains – venue to be advised (25 February, 11am-1pm)
Kirribilli Neighbourhood Centre, Milsons Point (29 February, 10:30am-12:30pm)
Backing information provided by ARAFMI NSWon the functions and priorities of the NSW Mental Health Commission can be found here.
The schedule of ARAFMI’s Mental Health Commission presentations and consultations has also been added to the Mental Health Events Calendar on this site.