Evaluation of the QMHC’s Better Futures Grants Program 2018–2019, Queensland Mental Health Commission
The Queensland Mental Health Commission’s (QMHC) Better Futures Grants Program for 2018–2019 aims to improve the mental health and wellbeing, and social inclusion of people with a lived experience of mental illness, problematic alcohol and other drug use, or those impacted by suicide, through focusing on employment and housing. The QMHC engaged LivSmart (a subsidiary of HMA) to undertake the evaluation of the Better Futures Grants and build the capacity of and support grant recipients to undertake comprehensive evaluations of grants at a local level. Support for grant recipients included:
The project commenced in 2019 and was completed in December 2021. The workshop was held in August 2019.