FIT Sponsorship
MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES FOR THE COMMON GOOD
NEWS  | 

Call for NFP Mental Health Service Tenders


Monday, 25th February 2013 at 10:46 am
Staff Reporter
Community organisations have been invited to tender for twenty new Family Mental Health Support Services that will provide intensive support to vulnerable children and young people at risk of mental illness.

Monday, 25th February 2013
at 10:46 am
Staff Reporter


0 Comments


FREE SOCIAL
SECTOR NEWS

 Print
Call for NFP Mental Health Service Tenders
Monday, 25th February 2013 at 10:46 am

Community organisations have been invited to tender for twenty new Family Mental Health Support Services that will provide intensive support to vulnerable children and young people at risk of mental illness.

The Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Jenny Macklin and Minister for Mental Health and Ageing Mark Butler have called on community organisations across Australia to apply for funding to establish the services.

The Government says this funding will deliver much-needed services to more than 16,000 children and young people across the country who are experiencing or are at risk of mental illness.

The 20 new services will build upon 13 services that are already up and running as a result of the Government’s unprecedented $2.2 billion mental health reform package.

“The new services will focus on addressing social, behavioural and emotional issues that could lead to poor mental health outcomes through counselling, individual and family wellbeing plans, community outreach and referrals,” the Minister said.

To find out more about the application process visit the FaHCSIA website.



FEATURED SUPPLIERS


Fantastic digital management app for organisations deliverin...

Ateesa

Yes we’re lawyers, but we do a lot more....

Moores

HLB Mann Judd is a specialist Accounting and Advisory firm t...

HLB Mann Judd

Brennan IT helps not-for-profit (NFP) organisations drive gr...

Brennan IT

More Suppliers


YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

People With Severe Mental Illness Struggling With NDIS Transition

Luke Michael

Wednesday, 17th January 2018 at 5:58 pm

$110M Package Tackles Anxiety and Depression Among Young Australians

Wendy Williams

Tuesday, 9th January 2018 at 8:46 am

Mental Health Number One Concern For Young Australians

Luke Michael

Thursday, 7th December 2017 at 4:51 pm

Political Parties Argue Plans to Extend Cashless Debit Card

Lina Caneva

Wednesday, 6th December 2017 at 5:09 pm

POPULAR

$110M Package Tackles Anxiety and Depression Among Young Australians

Wendy Williams

Tuesday, 9th January 2018 at 8:46 am

Social Enterprise Announces $500,000 Funding for Social and Affordable Housing

Luke Michael

Monday, 15th January 2018 at 11:26 am

Privatisation Poses New Challenges for NFPs Managing Their Workforce

Luke Michael

Tuesday, 9th January 2018 at 4:36 pm

People With Severe Mental Illness Struggling With NDIS Transition

Luke Michael

Wednesday, 17th January 2018 at 5:58 pm

Write a Reply or Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


FIT Sponsorship
pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook

The social sector's most essential news coverage. Delivered free to your inbox every Tuesday and Thursday morning.

You have Successfully Subscribed!