logo-cmhaCommunity Mental Health Australia (CMHA) is calling for Expressions of Interest for a Reference Group for the National Mental Health NDIS Conference.

 

Expressions of Interest are now open for the Reference Group for the National Mental Health NDIS Conference!

The conference will be the nation’s first nation-wide, sector-driven professional development conference, focused on NDIS and mental health and will be held in Sydney in November 2017.

The draft Terms of Reference for the Conference Reference Group (CRG) is attached (Click here).

The CRG will:

  • Provide advice and support to the conference operational team;
  • Provide advice to assist with strategic event decisions;
  • Contribute ideas and expertise, especially in the areas of theming, programing and sector engagement; and
  • Help promote the conference across Australia’s mental health community and encourage attendance among their own networks.

The CRG will meet by teleconference (assistance with access will be arranged on request) on six occasions between December 2016 and September 2017. The members of the CRG will comprise representatives/stakeholders from within the Australian mental health sector.
Specifically, the members will comprise a representative group of 8-12 people selected on to their ability to contribute to the committee’s functions and responsibilities (see further details in the Terms of Reference).

Members will be selected based on applications received through a call for Expressions of Interest. The on-line EOI form can be found https://evev.wufoo.com/forms/w3naf20izx0am/. Remuneration will be offered to people with lived experience.

CMHA is eager to attract a talented and passionate membership to this important group. Pease distribute this notice to your networks!