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Communique: Issue 1 - 13 October 2017 Meeting

Communique Issue 1 from the 13 October 2017 Youth Mental Health Program Oversight Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
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2017 Clinical Excellence Showcase Posters

The implementation of the Government response to the Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry recommendations was highlighted in two posters displayed at the Department of Health's Clinical Excellence Showcase in June 2017..
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Communique: Issue 8 - 19 July 2017 Meeting

Communique Issue 8 from the 19 July 2017 Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry Implementation Steering Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
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State Budget announcement: Mental health initiatives

In the State Budget announcement on 13 June 2017, the Government committed more than $68M for capital works to rebuild and expand mental healthcare services for young people.
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Communique: Issue 7 - 2 June 2017 Meeting

Communique Issue 7 from the 2 June 2017 Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry Implementation Steering Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
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Communique: Issue 6 - 7 April 2017 Meeting

Communique Issue 6 from the 7 April 2017 Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry Implementation Steering Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
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Communique: Issue 5 - 3 March 2017 Meeting

Communique Issue 5 from the 3 March 2017 Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry Implementation Steering Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
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Update: Recommendation 2 - February 2017

The Community Services Funding Branch, Healthcare Purchasing and System Performance Division within the Department of Health are leading the implementation of the response to Recommendation 2.
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Communique: Issue 4 - 9 February 2017 Meeting

Communique Issue 4 from the 9 February 2017 Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry Implementation Steering Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
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Review of the Alignment and Transition Arrangements between Adolescent and Adult Mental Health Services

Queensland Health as represented by Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drugs Branch has released a Request for Offer seeking proposals from suitably qualified consultants to review the alignment and transition arrangements between adolescent and adult public mental health services in Queensland.
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Communique: Issue 3 - 18 November 2016 Meeting

Communique Issue 3 from the 18 November 2016 Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry Implementation Steering Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.

New adolescent mental health facility for Queensland to be built at Prince Charles Hospital

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today announced that a new bed-based extended treatment and rehabilitation facility for young people, recommended by the Commission of Inquiry into the Barrett Adolescent Centre, will be built at The Prince Charles Hospital campus in Brisbane.
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Communique: Issue 2 - 6 October 2016 Meeting

Communique Issue 2 from the 6 October 2016 Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry Implementation Steering Committee meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
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Communique: Issue 1 - 30 August 2016 Meeting

At the meeting of 30 August 2016, the COI ISC agreed to issue a Communiqué after each meeting. The purpose of these communiques are to facilitate transparency and communication with the Queensland community regarding steering committee deliberations.
Last updated: 12 December 2017