$1.1 billion to support more mental health, Medicare and domestic violence services

Date published:

29 March 2020



Intended audience:

General public


More help will be given to millions of Australians battling the devastating impacts of coronavirus with a $1.1 billion package which boosts mental health services, domestic violence support, Medicare assistance for people at home and emergency food relief.

Read the Prime Minister’s media release to find out more.

Discussions and concerns around the coronavirus outbreak and practising self-isolation can be stressful and impact our mental health and wellbeing. Find out how to get information and support at headtohealth.gov.au