Chief Executive Blog

farewell and thank you from Lyn

17th June 2019

After five years as Chief Executive at cohealth, I have made the exceptionally difficult decision to move on. As I write this note – my last as Chief Executive – I reflect on all that we have worked towards and achieved over the years with our communities, coworkers and partners....

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It’s time we have a more difficult conversation

21st March 2019

Today is Harmony Day, coinciding with Cultural Diversity Week and the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. It is a time to celebrate inclusiveness, respect and belonging for all Australians, regardless of cultural or linguistic background. It also comes as our many communities debate and decry...

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cohealth’s submission to the Royal Commission into Mental Health

12th February 2019

cohealth is one of over 7000 individuals and groups that took the opportunity to provide input into the development of the terms of reference for the upcoming Royal Commission into Mental Health. This is an issue we care deeply about, given our extensive history of providing services for people experiencing...

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speaking out against racism

14th August 2018

If you read the paper, watch the news, interact with social media or otherwise have your eyes and ears open, you may have noticed the resurgence of a populist narrative around ‘African gangs’...

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