The ACT Mental Health Consumer Network is a consumer-led peak organisation representing the interests of mental health consumers in the ACT in policy and decision-making forums. The Network is committed to social justice and the inclusion of people with experience of mental illness.

The latest Network News – Summer 2019 is now available (Summer 2019)

Network Bulletin 10 March 2020

Welcome to our first email bulletin for 2020. If you are unable to open any links or attachments, please contact the Network on 6230 5796 or email

Starting with this bulletin, it has been decided to produce and distribute bulletins on a fortnightly basis.

Of particular note in this bulletin, the Network would like to draw your attention to the following:
• Upcoming Drop-In event: Master your Emotions for Better Mental Health;
• Community Forums;
• Survey participants required; and
• General Coronavirus information for the ACT.

Network Bulletin 10 March 2020 (Word) 10 March 2020 (PDF)

ACT Charter of Rights for People with Mental Health Issues

The ACT Government released the ACT Charter of Rights for People with Mental Health Issues on 11 October 2011.

Click on the links below to see it in full page view or to download.

ACT Health Charter of Rights poster

ACT Health Charter of Rights pamphlets

25 February 2020