Summary

Balit Murrup means 'strong spirit' in the Woi-wurring language. It recognises that to reduce the growing mental health gap, we need new and different solutions to address what has been described in as entrenched mental health crises. The vision of Balit Murrup is to support Victorian Aboriginal people, families and communities to achieve and sustain the highest attainable standard of social emotional wellbeing and mental health.

Balit Murrup's objective is to reduce the health gap attributed to suicide, mental illness and psychological distress between Aboriginal Victorians and the general population.

Details

Publication Type
Document
Topic
Policies and guidelines
Date Published
24 Oct 2017
Size
54 pages
Available format
PDF, DOCX
Author
Department of Health & Human Services