Family and carer support
Identifying and definitional attributes
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Family and carer support includes services that provide families and carers of people living with a mental illness support, information, education and skill development opportunities to fulfil their caring role, while maintaining their own health and wellbeing (Mission Australia 2012). These services may be provided in the context of early intervention or ongoing support.
Mental health non-government organisation establishments service type taxonomy.
Collection and usage attributes
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Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
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Supersedes Family and carer support Health, Superseded 16/01/2020
See also Mental health non-government organisation service type code N[N] Health, Standard 13/11/2014, ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018
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Mental health non-government organisation payments cluster Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Mutual support and self-help Health, Standard 16/01/2020