Submission to the Department of Health on the Review of the Mental Health Act 2001

Published date: 
Friday, October 7, 2011

The Children’s Mental Health Coalition (the Coalition) 1 has 50 members representing groups from service providers, the education sector, human rights and children’s rights organisations. The Coalition seeks improvements in children’s mental health in relation to mental health services, the education system, the justice system and the care system. The Coalition welcomes the opportunity to make a submission on the review of the Mental Health Act 2001. This submission is largely concerned with provisions relating to children under the Mental Health Act 2001.

Creator: 
Childrne's Mental Health Coalition