Chief Executive Blog

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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A treaty is vital for good health

24th July 2018

A treaty negotiated between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and our governments has undeniable moral and symbolic importance. As an important part of self determination it will also have significant health benefits…

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serious threat to our right to speak out for a healthy community

15th March 2018

Right now cohealth and other not-for-profit organisations and charities face serious threats to our ability to continue to advocate for a healthier, more inclusive society. The federal government wants to change a number of laws and regulations, all of which will limit the ability of charities to advocate on behalf...

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