About us

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Link to PDF: CAHS Strategic plan 2016 - 2017

The Child and Adolescent Health Service (CAHS) provides services to support the health, wellbeing and development of young Western Australians.

Our Strategic Plan (2.7MB) provides a clear direction and focus for the 2016-2017 financial year.

We aim to ensure that young people get the best start in life through health promotion, early intervention and patient-centred, family-focused care.

We support children and adolescents through our metropolitan community and mental health services, the State’s only dedicated paediatric hospital and support to other hospitals and health services across the State.

CAHS is made up of: