Funding cuts for post natal depression services

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Mon 22 June 2015

8 mins

In 2008 the States and Territories partnered with the Federal Government to deliver the National Perinatal Depression Initiative, a project that aimed to deliver frontline services to pregnant women across the country.

The Government recently announced their contribution to the scheme will stop at the end of June 2015. Here, Jo Briskey explains why the initiative is so important for families. 

GUEST: Jo Briskey, Executive Director of The Parenthood

WEBSITE: The Parenthood

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