Connecting Care to Recovery: $350 million five-year mental health plan announced

Queensland’s court liaison service will get $35 million over five years to provide treatment to people with a mental illness who come before magistrates courts. The funding is part of a $350 million plan, due to be announced by the Palaszczuk government on Monday to support people living with mental health, alcohol and drug issues. Health MInister Cameron Dick said mental health issues would affect one in two people in their lives. Photo: Michelle Smith Health Minister Cameron Dick announced the five-year Connecting Care to Recovery plan, as the state marks Queensland Mental Health Week. There will also be $87 million in new…
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