Research shows that people with intellectual disability have very high rates of mental disorders but poor access to mental health care.

When there is access to care, the care is often not right for the person's needs.

NSW CID is working to make sure people get good mental health care when they need it.

MH HFS

Some of our work:

NSW CID Mental Health Position Statement

NSW CID Progress Report on the National Roundtable on the mental health of people with intellectual disability

NSW CID Background Paper – National Roundtable on the mental health of people with intellectual disability - 2013

Health Fact Sheet - Easy read on Mental Health

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Surry Hills NSW 2010

email: info@nswcid.org.au
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