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News | Mental health 10 October 2019 10 October 2019

Over a lifetime, almost one in two Victorians will experience mental illness. This year, 1.3 million Victorians will face mental illness and half of those won’t get help.

Program | Mental health 21 January 2020
21 January 2020

The Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug Facilities Renewal Fund provides grants for facility and equipment upgrades, improving safety and quality of care for Victorians in need.

Project | Mental health 02 January 2019
02 January 2019

Construction on the $15.2 million Austin Health Short Stay Observation Unit and Psychiatric Assessment and Planning Unit project was completed in July 2016.

Project | Mental health 19 March 2020
19 March 2020

The $23.48 million Thomas Embling Hospital forensic mental health services expansion was completed in July 2019. It was designed to support more people at risk to access the mental health service...

News | Mental health 01 October 2020 01 October 2020

The Thomas Embling Hospital has won the Mental Health Design award at the 2020 European Healthcare Design Awards.

Program | Mental health 10 November 2020
10 November 2020

The Victorian Government has invested in the mental health beds expansion project to deliver more acute mental health beds for Victorians.

News | Mental health 09 October 2020 09 October 2020

10 October is World Mental Health Day and we’re sharing the work we do in supporting the mental health and wellbeing of all Victorians.

News | Mental health 24 December 2020 24 December 2020

Seventeen health services will share in $9.3 million in funding to improve safety for patients in adult acute mental health inpatient units.

News | Health 09 December 2020 09 December 2020

Seventy-six health services will share $160 million in funding to upgrade medical equipment and infrastructure at health services across Victoria.

News | Mental health 11 November 2020 11 November 2020

We’re one step closer to providing 144 new mental health beds across Victorian public health services with a $492 million funding increase announced today.