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Open Minds

1300 673 664

www.openminds.org.au

We are committed to supporting people living with mental illness, disability or acquired brain injury. We believe that every individual deserves personalised support in the areas of mental health and disability. With over 100 years of experience, Open Minds works to enhance mental health and wellbeing by delivering a range of tailored options and core supports focused on the individual needs of each person.

Parramatta Mission

02 9891 2277

www.parramattamission.org.au

Parramatta Mission provides services to assist people who may be homeless, at risk of homelessness, facing crisis or living with mental illness.

WAYS Youth & Family

02 9365 2500

www.ways.org.au

WAYS Youth & Family is a dynamic and innovative organization who are deeply passionate about providing quality, holistic and professional services and a safe, vibrant and innovative space for young people and their families. WAYS excels in meaningfully engaging and meeting the needs of young people and their families. To ensure we are able to help all members of our community, we offer the following comprehensive range of services, most of which are free: – Adolescent and family Counselling – Case Management – Youth friendly G.P – Dentist and acupuncturist – Specialist education workshops in schools – Recreational and holiday programs – Alternative education High School: WAYS Secondary – Youth training- vocational courses – Information and referral – Peer education programs – After school care.

Action Foundation for Mental Health Inc

0438 271 570

www.actionfoundation.org.au

Psychosocial prorams and advocacy, based at Chatswood Recovery & Wellbeing Hub, Hercules Street, Chatswood on the Lower North Shore, Sydney.

Community Restorative Centre

02 9288 8700

www.crcnsw.org.au

The Community Restorative Centre (CRC) provides a range of services to people involved in the criminal justice system and their families. CRC is the lead provider of specialist throughcare, post-release, and reintegration programs for people transitioning from prison into the community in NSW. All CRC programs aim to reduce crime and break entrenched cycles of disadvantage, offending and imprisonment.

ACON

02 9206 2000

www.acon.org.au

ACON is here for HIV prevention, HIV support and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) health. Established in 1985 as the AIDS Council of New South Wales (NSW), we work to end HIV transmission among gay and homosexually active men, and promote the lifelong health of LGBTI people and people with HIV.

The Station Ltd

02 9299 2252

www.thestationltd.org

Our Mission – To provide a range of services for people who are having difficulty attaining and sustaining adequate and secure accommodation, health status, personal autonomy and dignity.

One Door Mental Health

9879 2600 or 1800 843 539

www.onedoor.org.au

One Door Mental Health is a leading mental health service provider specialising in supporting people with severe and persistent mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, psychosis, schizoaffective disorder, borderline personality disorder. For more than 30 years, One Door has designed and delivered expert mental health programs. Creating a world in which people with a mental illness are valued and treated as equals is at the heart of everything we do. Through One Door, people living with mental illness and their families can find an inclusive community, innovative services and advocacy support. The majority of our team have lived experience giving us unmatched expertise in mental health. Our community creates a safe place that connects people. The services we offer are supported by many years of experience making us the NDIS mental health experts. And our advocacy work is putting an end to stigma and makes people with mental health issues and their carers and families voices stronger every day.

B Miles Women’s Foundation

02 8036 5559

www.bmiles.org.au

B Miles Women’s Foundation provides support and accommodation programs to women who are experiencing, or who are at risk of experiencing homelessness. Supported Accommodation: The Foundation operates a Supported Accommodation facility, located in Darlinghurst. This program is usually best suited to women who are exiting inpatient mental health units, who may benefit from supported accommodation and linkages to local health services to assist and support with their recovery. Staff are on site 24/7 and the Foundation operates a weekly on site clinic with St Vincent’s Hospital Mental Health Service (local health provider). Transitional Housing: In Partnership with St George Community Housing, B Miles Women’s Foundation operates close to 20 Transitional Housing properties across inner Sydney. Individual women sign leases for the properties, seeing them have access to safe and secure housing, while our outreach team meet with the woman weekly to provide case management and support to assist with mental health recovery and to secure long term affordable housing. Outreach Team: The Foundation has a team of Case Managers who provide support to women who are currently housed but referred to us for support to prevent an episode of homelessness. Clinical Support Program: The Foundation engages a Clinical Psychologist who provides psycho-education groups to assist and support women with recovery from mental ill health.

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.

FND Hope – Functional Neurological Disorder

www.fndhope.org

FND Hope was created to unite people diagnosed with Functional Neurological Disorder [FND]/Conversion Disorder [CD]. Our website was just the beginning of what was the first non-profit patient advocacy organization for those with functional symptoms. Content for fndhope.org is written by patients, caregivers, and doctors/researchers who come together to promote better treatment and care for FND patients.

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.