Nursing & Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme

SARRAH manages five allied health scholarship streams under the NAHSSS. These are: Undergraduate Scholarship: Provides assistance for people living in rural, remote and regional areas to study at an undergraduate or entry level. Applications are expected open on the 4 September 2012 and close on the 25 October 2012. Clinical Placement Scholarship: Provides assistance to allied health […]


The new portal, mindhealthconnect, is designed to provide a trustworthy source of information, support and a gateway to therapy for people seeking help for mental health disorders. Minister for Mental Health Mark Butler said the launch of the site delivered one of the key objectives of the Government’s new e-Mental Health Strategy, which was also […]

National Rural Health Alliance Inc

Equivalence of support for nurses and allied health professionals A longstanding aim of the Alliance is to secure greater equivalence of support for nursing and allied health at all stages of the pathway from entry into studies (uni or TAFE), right through to retirement. This should be done without any reduction in the efforts to […]

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander mental health graduates now have a national voice

Indigenous graduates from the Bachelor of Health Science (Mental Health) across the country will now have a national voice thanks to the Indigenous Allied Health Australia Inc (IAHA). Ms Faye Mc Millan the chairperson of Indigenous Allied Health Australia Inc (IAHA) said “the Board of Directors recent decision to extend full membership of IAHA to […]