Providing better outcomes for people in our region

We work with our communities, consumers and partner organisations to deliver targeted and integrated mental health care and support across South Eastern NSW. We are reviewing our work to date, ensuring it aligns with the identified needs in our Regional Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Plan 2018-2023.

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    Implementing change in our region

    Our Regional Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Plan provides the collaborative blueprint for action across South Eastern NSW. 

    It outlines a vision to create one mental health system to provide better outcomes for people experiencing mental health issues or illness.

    Search our stories of success to find out how we are helping improve local mental health outcomes.

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    Commissioned service partners

    We commission partners to deliver health-promoting and preventative mental health services, support GP capability, and provide care for people living with mental health issues.

    Our region's commissioned mental health service partners provide services across the lifespan.

    For a downloadable list of support services we partner with, click here.

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    Visit your local HealthPathways site for mental health information, as well as various referral pathways.

    ACT and Southern NSW:

    Illawarra Shoalhaven:

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    IAR Decision Support Tool

    The Initial Assessment and Referral Decision Support Tool (IAR-DST) uses the stepped care approach to assist general practitioners when matching your patient’s mental health needs with the right level of service intensity, at the right time.

    Widespread uptake of the tool will promote the use of common language and standardise the initial assessment for people presenting with mental health conditions.

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Partnering for mental health and suicide prevention

We collaborate to prioritise need and develop local solutions, increasing access to services for people across the region.