Position statement

Family and Carer Strategy 2017-2020


Flourish Australia is committed to working closely with families and carers in their important role of supporting someone close to them with a lived experience of a mental health issue. 

Using a family inclusive approach, we work directly and in partnership with specialist organisations to provide support and education services for families and carers. 

Flourish Australia’s family inclusive approach will enhance relationships between individuals and their families
and carers, while providing an opportunity for the voice of families and carers to be heard in, and influence, the operation and development of Flourish Australia’s services.


Flourish Australia’s Family and Carer Strategy outlines four important areas of work: