Michael Gorton AM has been appointed as President of the Board of Directors, effective today.
Gippsland Primary Health Network (PHN) selected Wellways as the successful tenderer to deliver tailored mental health support services to residents in aged care facilities with mild to moderate symptoms of mental illness (depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress) or who are at risk of experiencing a mental illness.
Wellways Australia has welcomed the appointment of Associate Professor Dr Ruth Vine as Australia’s first Deputy Chief Medical Officer for mental health.
The Carer Gateway provides support through a network of regional Carer Gateway Service Providers across the country. In Queensland, Wellways Australia has been chosen as the Carer Gateway Service Provider throughout the State.
Australia’s 2.7 million unpaid carers will have access to greater supports from 6 April 2020, with the introduction of new Carer Gateway support services. Wellways Australia has been chosen as the Carer Gateway Service Provider across the NSW regions of South West Sydney and Nepean Blue Mountains and will provide services in across this area.
Wellways with our sector partners Mind, Neami and SANE have jointly presented a submission to assist the Productivity Commission to prepare its final report.
Wellways has been funded by the NSW Ministry of Health to deliver the new Suicide Prevention Community Gatekeeper Training initiative throughout the Murrumbidgee region.