$200m funding boost to tackle mental health issues in primary schools

TH
By Ted Howes
June 21 2022 - 5:30pm
HELP AT HAND: Research shows half of anxiety, drug use disorder cases in primary school kids manifest by the age of 14, a revelation being addressed by a new funding boost to address mental health issues. Picture: SHUTTERSTOCK

Shocking results stemming from the Royal Commission into Victoria's mental health system which showed high levels of anxiety and substance abuse among children under 14 has sparked a $200 million boost to resources.

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad

Get the latest Wodonga news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.