Our Members

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Our members provide a wide range of services and programs that can be accessed in a community setting.
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Club Speranza

02 9908 1233

www.facebook.com/clubsperanza/

Mental health and suicide prevention advocate with more than 30 years experience.

Intensive Support

02 9144 1447

www.support.org.au

The Mentor and Support (Co-ordination) Program aims to provide good services to help Young People. The service is between a Mentor and a Young Person for the purpose of reducing risk of harm behaviours and improving personal development.

The Young person may be on statutory orders including justice, and/or child protection/out-of-home care and present with significant risk factors and high-risk behaviours The program seeks to be culturally competent and meet the needs of Aboriginal Young People. The program presents as an adventure, recreation and athletics program for Young People.

breakthru

1800 767 212

www.breakthru.org.au

breakthru is a for purpose enterprise which has worked with 1000’s of Australians over the past 25 years to access the services they need to live their best life.

Justice Action

02 928 3123

www.justiceaction.org.au

Justice Action (JA) represents people locked in Australian prisons and hospitals, defending human rights in the hardest places. JA believes that a positive change in Australia’s criminal justice and mental health systems requires these voices to be respected and embraced as part of the solution. JA aims to improve the social and mental health of prisoners and involuntary patients by providing prisoner, mental health and court support. It also engages in policy development, initiates campaigns and liaises with stakeholders.

Bobby Goldsmith Foundation

02 9283 8666

www.bgf.org.au

Bobby Goldsmith Foundation (BGF) is Australia’s oldest community based HIV organisation committed to providing client centred care to help people living with HIV to thrive. We provide provide outstanding client services and health promotion programs and advocate with and for people living with HIV.

Peer Support Australia

1300 579 963

www.peersupport.edu.au

A School-based program where students work with other students to develop and enhance the skills, understanding, attitude and strategies needed by children and young people to improve their mental, social and emotional wellbeing using the key concepts of: Resilience, Sense of Self, Connectedness and Sense of possibility.

Noffs Foundation

02 9305 6600 or 1800 151 045

www.noffs.org.au

The Noffs Foundation is one of Australia’s leading youth services providers and an advocate for best practice in drug and alcohol prevention and treatment.  It was founded in 1970 by the great Australian humanitarian Reverend Ted Noffs to provide essential services for young people who experience drug and alcohol problems.  Noffs has pioneered new community outreach initiatives called the Street Universities including the opening of free educational, artistic and recreational centres to support young people who are homeless, using drugs, involved with crime or simply need someone to talk to. Other services include residential and day programs, individual and group counselling and training.

Australian Kookaburra Kids Foundation

1300 566 525

www.kookaburrakids.org.au

Kookaburra Kids supports children aged 8-18 who live with a family member, usually their parent, affected by mental illness. Our purpose is to deliver life-changing outcomes that positively impact their lives. We provide early intervention and mental health education in a fun way through our camp and activity programs. We facilitate unforgettable experiences for children giving them a break from their caring roles and a safe environment to share their experiences with children living in similar circumstances and build a peer support network. We help children learn coping skills and build resilience, to manage their home lives and reduce vulnerability. As they reach school leaving age, we provide support and mentoring to help them into tertiary studies and/or employment. It is our philosophy that all children affected by family members with a mental illness deserve to be supported, to be valued and provided the opportunity to reach their potential.

Anglicare Sydney

1300 111 278

www.anglicare.com.au

Anglicare Sydney is a Christian not-for-profit organisation that supports people at all stages of life. We offer a range of services throughout the Sydney metropolitan area, Shoalhaven and Illawarra regions. Our services include Community Services, Residential Aged Care, Community Aged Care and Retirement Living.

Grand Pacific Health

02 4220 7600

www.gph.org.au

Grand Pacific Health is a community based organisation providing high quality health services and supports that assist people in the management of their physical and mental health.

Drug and Alcohol Multicultural Education Centre (DAMEC)

02 8706 0150

www.damec.org.au

The Drug and Alcohol Multicultural Education Centre (DAMEC) is a non-government organisation. DAMEC works to reduce the harm associated with the use of alcohol and other drugs within culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities in New South Wales.
DAMEC Provides Culturally appropriate support services for individuals and families from a CALD background affected by drug and alcohol-related issues, Education for CALD communities and services on alcohol and other drug issues, Research; and Training for other drug and alcohol services to help services provide culturally appropriate treatment and support to people from CALD backgrounds.

Being – Mental Health & Wellbeing Consumer Advisory Group

02 9332 0200

www.being.org.au

Being is the independent NSW peak organisation for people with lived/living experience of mental health issues and emotional distress. Our focus is on ensuring that the voices of people with mental health issues and emotional distress are heard and respected by decision-makers, service providers, and the community. We provide advice to the mental health sector based on people’s views, and their experiences of the ways mental health services are delivered. We are a values-based organisation whose work is underpinned by recovery-oriented principles, including respect, social justice, transparency, and a belief that recovery is possible for every individual.