Welcome to Tandem - the peak body for families and carers of people experiencing mental illness and emotional distress in Victoria

Our mission is to:

  • promote family/carer involvment in treatment and care planning, and decision making
  • promote participation of family/carers in policy development and service improvement activities
  • advocate for the needs of family and carers to be met
  • improve the mental health system

Click here to access information and resources for carers 

Latest News

23 February Mental Health Program Funding extended Abbott extends PHaMs and Respite Program funding until June 30th 2016
16 February Advanced Statements - Carers & Consumers Guide Victorian Government information sheets on MH Act 2014 Advance Statements
16 February MHA - NDIS resources for Consumers & Carers Resources that will help consumers and carers become ready to engage with the NDIS
08 January MIND 2015 Carer Education Program MIND 2015 Carer Education Program available online

Tandem Annual Report 2014

To read and/or download our Annual report, click here


PDRSS / MHCSS reform

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