There are many exceptional people and initiatives working to promote and improve understanding, awareness, service provision, and the general mental health and wellbeing of the Canberra community.

The ACT Mental Health Month Awards aim to recognise the achievements of individuals, groups, organisations, businesses and initiatives in the area of Mental Health in the ACT.


The Awards are a sector-wide initiative coordinated by the Mental Health Community Coalition ACT (MHCC ACT) and implemented by the ACT Mental Health Month Advisory Committee.

Nominations are now open for 2020. If you know an individual, group, organisation, business or initiative that is doing excellent work in the area of mental health we encourage you to nominate them below! 

Please contact to request a Word version of the below nomination form. 

Key Dates 2020

Nominations Open:

Friday August 7, 2020


Nominations Close:

EOD Wednesday September 30, 2020

Awards Ceremony:

Time:      TBC

Date:      Thursday October 29, 2020

Where:   Online 

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Mental Health Month ACT is coordinated by the Mental Health Community Coalition ACT (MHCC ACT)

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