In the lead up to the next federal election, the Australian Mental Health Party wishes to take a moment to reflect on recent events. Late last month, we acknowledged funding cuts from the federal government, to a program designed to provide safety to at-risk victims of domestic violence. While the discussion around domestic violence is […]
MEDIA RELEASE 16 Oct 2018 The Australian Mental Health Party says there’s no place for discrimination in our schools. We believe it is unacceptable to exclude people based on sexual orientation, gender identity, or relationship status. In our view, both students and teachers deserve appropriate protections from discrimination. Dr Ben Mullings is concerned about plans […]
The Perth 2018 By Election vote tally came back with a great result for our first attempt. There were 903 people in Perth who gave us their vote for Dr Ben Mullings in the number 1 position, representing 1.58% of the total. In general, the polling places covered by our volunteers lifted the average. However, […]
We are pleased to announce that Dr Ben Mullings will be running for the seat of Perth. Please take a moment to view the short clip below introducing our candidate. We encourage all members and supporters to support our crowdfunding campaign with all funds going towards the coming elections.
Last week the 2018 Federal Budget figures were announced. The Government announced $338.1 M of new investment in mental health care spanning three main areas: (1) suicide prevention, (2) older Australians, and (3) research. Our party has taken a closer look at those figures to help everyone make sense of them. The first thing we […]