INQUIRY INTO YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH IN THE ACT
The Standing Committee on Education, Employment and Youth Affairs will hold the first public hearing for its Inquiry into Youth Mental Health in the ACT on Tuesday 26 May 2020 from 9.30am – 11.30am.
Scheduled witnesses include:
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Mrs Mary and Mr Ross Bingham
Youth Coalition of the ACT
Dr Justin Barker, Executive Director
Ms Erin Barry, Director, Policy
Mental Illness Education ACT
Mrs Heidi Prowse, CEO
The public hearing will be held virtually via Webex and live streamed to the public. The hearing can be viewed from the Assembly on Demand website.
Committee Chair, Mr Michael Pettersson MLA, said the public hearing is an opportunity to “hear the voices of the ACT community to better understand the mental health challenges and needs of young people as well as the services available for them.”
For further information, please contact the Committee Secretary on (02) 6207 0524 or by email at: LACommitteeEEYA@parliament.act.gov.au.
25 MAY 2020