is Victoria's peak body for families and carers of people experiencing mental illness and emotional distress.
Tandem promotes family and carer involvement in the treatment, planning and decision making of people with a mental illness, as well as advocating for the needs of families and carers.
- research and evaluation to improve the quality of the mental health system
- advocacy work to promote better policy outcomes for families and carers
- training and education for mental health professionals
- a carer support fund to help carers in their role.