The ACT Mental Health Consumer Network is an organization that represents the interests and voices of people who are affected by mental ill-health. They do this by listening to individuals and carers and raising issues at policy and decision-making forums. You can find the ‘My Rights My Decisions’ forms on their website if you want to document decisions about your mental health treatment and care.
Public Trustee and Guardian
The public trustee and guardian provide financial trustee, guardianship and administration services to the ACT community. They also have information about appointing an Enduring Power of Attorney or making a will on their website.
Advance Care Planning
Advance Care Planning Australia is a national program that provides information and resources to help support people to make decisions about end of life care. You can find the appropriate forms for your state or territory on their website.
Health Care Consumer Association
HCCA works to improve the quality and availability of health services by listening to consumers and raising issues with the ACT government and health services.
ACT Human Rights Commission
The ACT Human Rights Commission’s role is to resolve complaints and promote human rights.
The ACT Ombudsman investigates complaints for people who believe they have been treated unfairly or unreasonably by a part of the ACT Government.