The Queensland Alliance for Mental Health (QAMH) is the peak body for the community mental health sector. QAMH represents more than 140 organisations and stakeholders across Queensland.
QAMH works diligently for its members to facilitate innovative partnerships, promote professionalism across the sector and to advocate on behalf of people experiencing mental ill health.
“October is a very busy time for the community mental health sector as it includes both Mental Health Week (6 – 14 October) and World Mental Health Day on October 10,” Ms Trott said.
This year the theme for Mental Health Week in Queensland is value mental health and will incorporate 6 steps:
- Be active
- Keep learning
- Take notice
- Care for our planet
“This year there are over 180 registered Mental Health Week events taking place across Queensland, check out the website to find an event near you,” Ms Trott said.
You can find out more about Mental Health Week in Queensland by heading to www.qldmentalhealthweek.org.au.
To find out more about the Queensland Alliance for Mental Health, head to www.qamh.org.au.