Mental health win in bank tax negotiations

Tory Shepherd | Adelaide Advertiser DIGNITY Party MLC Kelly Vincent has driven a "hard bargain" with Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis - and won $41 million for people with disabilities in return for supporting the bank tax. Mr Koutsantonis is fighting a...

World Mental Health Day

Celebrate World Mental Health Day with the Mental Health Mind Game This World Mental Health Day the Mental Health Coalition of SA is asking us to play the Mental Health Mind Game. ‘Developed by people living with a mental illness...

Specialised Borderline Personality Disorder Service

The Hon. J.M.A. LENSINK: My questions are to the Minister for Health: Given that it is almost three years since the government initiated the borderline personality disorder review and action plan, why is the government forcing people affected by BPD...

Vlahos’ last act: finally, a policy on borderline personality disorder

Bension Siebert | InDaily Leesa Vlahos’ final act as Mental Health Minister was to sign off a $1.2 million plan to counter systematic failures in the treatment of South Australians suffering borderline personality disorder, InDaily can reveal. Outgoing Mental Health...

Claim people with sporadic mental health illnesses could miss out under the NDIS

News Bulletins from ABC Radio North and West Dignity Party MP Kelly Vincent says people with sporadic mental health illnesses could miss out under the NDIS. The NDIS is expected to cover all South Australians by July next year, providing support to about...

Rick Neagle – 5AA Interview on People with mental health transitioning to the NDIS

Andrew Reimer: Good evening to you Rick, how you going, alright? Rick Neagle: Yeah; great thanks Andrew, just representing Kelly tonight; Kelly Vincent from the Dignity Party and appreciate being on your program too. Andrew Reimer: Now when it comes...

Dignity Party State Budget demands

On Budget Eve, Dignity Party MP Kelly Vincent is demanding action from the Government and Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis to ensure South Australians in poverty are not left behind in this budget.  She is calling for funding and resources to improve...

Moving residents from Oakden to Northgate / Opening of new arena for Riding for Disabled SA

Andrew Reimer: Kelly Vincent a couple of days ago you released a press release regarding Northgate and fairly scathing attack on the Government too, you’re not really happy with the way it’s all been handled. Kelly Vincent: This is obviously...