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Welcome to the Victorian Mental Health Carers Network - the peak body for families and other carers of people experiencing mental illness in Victoria

Our mission is to:

  • promote family/carer involvment in treatment and care planning and decision making
  • promote participation of family/carers in policy development and service improvement activities
  • advocate for the needs of family and others carers to be met
  • improve the mental health system


Click here to access information and resources for carers 


Latest News

11 April 2014 Ministerial Comunique on PDRSS Reform Minister Wooldridge has released a comunique for consumers and carers on the PDRSS Reform
11 April 2014 Mental Health Bill is passed On the 8th of April 2014, the Governor of Victoria proclaimed the new Mental Health Act 2014
26 February 2014 New Mental Health Bill introduced to Parliament Last week, the Victorian Government introduced the new Mental Health Bill 2014 to Parliament
21 February 2014 MH ECO Toolkit Marketing and Promotion Officer An exciting opportunity to be involved in the marketing and promotion of a experience-based research tool within the mental health field.