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Guidelines on Pathways to Care

A guide for parents and carers: Guidelines on Pathways to Care for children and adolescents with intellectual disability and challenging behaviour and/or mental health problems.  

Quick Link to the MOU

Devlopmental Psychiatry Clinic Evaluation

The Developmental Psychiatry Clinic has been evaluated by the Centre for Disability Studies. Access the document by clicking on the image below.

MOU between ADHC and Health
Excutive Summary

View the executive summary of the "Leading the Way in Mental Health and Intellectual Disability" needs analysis report here.


An Statewide MOU was established between Ageing Disability and Home Care, Department of Family of and Community Services (ADHC) and Health. 

These MOU & Guidelines have been developed in collaboration ADHC and health as a guiding agreement for Area Mental Health Services and ADHC Disability Services in the provision of services to people with a intellectual disability and a mental illness.

The MOU outlines the principles for collaboration between the two State government agencies while the Guidelines outline the procedures for this collaboration.

File link: Memorandum of Understanding between ADHC & NSW Health in the provision of services to people with an intellectual disability and mental illness 
File size: 626Kb 
Type: Guideline
Date of Publication: 11 November 2010 
Author Branch: Mental Health 
SHPN: 100517
ISBN: 9781741875881