Sally Mitchell has been resident of Richmond since 1984 and has worked in community health across Yarra for many years. She was the Executive Officer for the Yarra Drug and Health Forum from 2004 to 2007 and has maintained involvement in various capacities since then. Sally has managed harm reduction and alcohol and other treatment services and was previously a board member of VAADA.
Sally has experienced the contribution that YDHF is able to make to the Yarra community by creating a safe place for discussions about complex issues allowing the community to achieve greater
understanding of the issues’ complexity and identify appropriate responses. Sally values the opportunity for collaborative work between service providers and the community.