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Expressions of Interest: Advocate, Statewide

Advocacy Tasmania Inc. (ATI) invites Expressions of Interest from suitably qualified people around the State to undertake the role of Advocate.  You will need to be passionate about working with people to ensure their voice is heard, an excellent communicator, a self-starter and happy to work in a mobile (home-based) environment.

The Position Description is available here and Expressions of Interest document here.

We are looking to engage people who can cover the following areas, East Coast, West Coast, Deloraine, ...

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Annual General Meeting | 2016

Our Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, 13 October, 2016 from 1.00-1.30pm at Advocacy Tasmania Inc.’s offices located at Suite 6 Mayfair Plaza, 236-244 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay.


1. Welcome
2. Apologies
3. Minutes of last AGM
4. Presentation of Annual Report
5. Presentation of Accounts
6. Election of Office Bearers
7. Appointment of Auditors

Signed: Nick Baily, Public Officer

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Indefinite Detention Inquiry

We prepared a submission to the Senate Inquiry into indefinite detention of people with cognitive and psychiatric impairment in Australia.  Our submission highlighted some recurring experiences of people we have worked with receiving long-term involuntary treatment under the Mental Health Act 2013. Receiving long-term and involuntary treatment at a facility such as the Millbrook Rise Centre constitutes indefinite detention for the purposes of the inquiry, as Treatment Order can continue to be extended every six to twelve months by the Mental ...

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