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LISA... is a parent support and lobby group, for parents and families with a family member having an intellectual or multiple disability, and living in a supported accommodation group home in the State of Victoria, Australia.
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Balancing the Scales

Restoring the Place of Families in the Disability& Mental Health System

Families, Disability & Mental Health Sector and

Community Organisations Welcome

MPs and Candidates to hear & answer your questions in the lead up to the State Election

“The Way Forward for Disability and Mental Health Services…”

Facilitated by Max Jackson

Thursday 31st July

9.30am for a 10am start - light lunch 12.15am - PM session 1pm-2.15pm

Peninsula Community Theatre

Cnr Wilson Road & Nepean Highway, Mornington (Mel.Ref 145 E2)

What will the political aspirants for the State election in November do for

People with a Disability, Mental Illness and their Carers?

                              

Morning Session - Addressing the questions

 Hon Jenny Mikakos ALP MP Shadow Minister for Community Services, Seniors, Ageing & Children

      Johan Scheffer ALP MP Member for Eastern Victoria Region

      Colleen Hartland MP Green Western Metropolitan Region       

      David Morris MP State Member for Mornington

      Neale Burgess MP State Member for Hastings

      Nina Springle Green Candidate for South East Metro (upper house)

      Helen Constas ALP Candidate for Frankston

   Speaker: Mr Bruce Bonyhady: Chair NDIA - NDIS Update what is in it for families?

              

    Afternoon session - Addressing the complaints process for Disability & Mental Health

Laurie Harkin AM Commissioner of the ODSC

Anthony Kolmus ODSC

Lynne Coulson-Barr Commissioner for Mental Health

Guests: Glenn Foard CEO Melba Support Services, John Chesterman Office of the Public Advocate,

                Michael Cromie DHS Manager Strategic Engagement in Disability Youth & Women’s Affairs

Light lunch & refreshments will be provided. To book places to this free event (RSVP 18th July) go to: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/disability-mental-health-forum-tickets-11799746359

      For more information please phone Marie on 5983 8785 or Aline on 5979 2792

Presented by Community Lifestyle Accommodation LTD - Peninsula Carer Council INC-Carers Victoria

Interpreters available upon request

Accessible Event

Service Quality - Duty of Care - Accountability

Support for Carer

LISA Inc   ~   Phone: 03 9434 3810   ~   Email: vk3qq@optusnet.com.au   ~   Address: 73 Nepean Street Watsonia VIC 3087

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