STRATEGIC PLAN 2017 - 2021

VISION

We are the voice for quality, community-managed

mental health services in the ACT 

PURPOSE

Our purpose is to foster the capacity of ACT community managed mental health services to support people to live

a meaningful and dignified life  

GOALS

STRONG SERVICES

To support providers to deliver quality, sustainable, responsive, recovery-orientated services, we will:

  • be guided by lived experience and preserving human rights with honesty, integrity and accountability

  • deliver on our commitment to equity and diversity.

EFFECTIVE SECTOR

To reshape the mental health landscape to help providers better meet the needs of consumers and carers, we will:

  • provide leadership to ensure community-based mental health care is prioritised

  • contribute to access to a range of services and supports that allow people to live meaningful lives in the community of their choice

  • contribute to better knowledge and understanding of needs and issues

  • work towards sector reform.

VALUED SECTOR

To recognise and value the role of community-managed services in supporting people’s mental health and wellbeing, we will:

  • attract, retain and appropriately remunerate a skilled workforce

  • promote the sector’s work with lived-experience advocates, consumers and carers and community members who benefit from the community-managed services available.

EFFECTIVE WORKPLACE

To be a dynamic peak body with robust governance, financial sustainability, active membership and engaged staff, we will:

  • support staff wellbeing and provide development opportunities that honour diversity and inclusion

  • be ethical, responsible and accountable.

OUR TEAM

OUR BOARD

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