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26th October 2018

30 Anniversary Event

 

The Network recently linked up with The Big Issue Women’s Soccer team and Forensicare at Fairfield.

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What We Do

We are an advocacy, research and workforce-training focused network supporting and empowering women’s lived experience and challenging for change at a systems level.

Who We Are

We are comprised of women consumers, carers, health professionals – any women who are interested in women’s mental health.

Our Commitment

  • 30 years
  • being recognised as a key voice in Victoria for women who experience mental illness and access mental health services
  • providing a unique service networking women
  • working in partnership with many organisations and government bodies.

Advocacy

  • highlighting the experience and needs of women through effective campaigns and consumer empowerment
  • bringing about changes in the delivery and structure of mental health services based on a rights framework
  • collaboration in wider sector engagement.

Action

  • providing statewide Gender Sensitive & Safe Practice workforce training
  • driving best practice programs for women
  • conducting forums for women’s lived experiences
  • developing women’s programs within a co-design framework.

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