Consumers

mindDog

mindDog assists mental health sufferers to procure, train and certify psychiatric assistance dogs.  These dogs assist people with mental health disorders whose lives are often severely compromised by anxiety and fear.  With their mindDog they are able to travel on public transport, access public places and take part in social activities which have been closed […]

Heal For Life Foundation

Heal For Life operates innovative, affordable healing programs for survivors of childhood trauma and abuse. There is also a trauma centre in Newcastle with psychologists and counsellors. Heal For Life runs accredited training to a range of different health services across Australia in Trauma Informed Practice and Trauma Informed Care.

South Western Sydney Recovery College

Learn, Recover, Grow is our mission to enable people to reach mental health goals and personal growth. South Western Sydney Recovery College provides recovery-focused education programs that bring together people living with a mental illness, their carers and service providers as students, learning and growing together. It aims to support recovery, build confidence, independence and […]

Positive Life NSW

Positive Life NSW works to promote a positive image of people living with and affected by HIV with the aim of eliminating prejudice, isolation, stigma and discrimination. We provide information, targeted referrals and advocate to change systems and practices that discriminate against people living with HIV (PLHIV), our partners, friends, family and carers in NSW.

Being – Mental Health Consumers

BEING – Mental Health Consumers is the independent peak organisation representing the views and experiences of people who live with mental health issues in NSW. Our primary focus is to ensure the voices of people living with mental health issues are heard by decision makers, service providers and the community, and recognised for the valuable […]

Grow

Grow is a caring and supportive community based organisation that has developed a unique program for improving and maintaining mental wellbeing. Free weekly support groups are held in various locations across Sydney and regional NSW.

Blue Knot Foundation

Blue Knot Foundation is the National Centre of Excellence for Complex Trauma improving the lives of 1 in 4 adult Australians (five million) who have experienced child abuse in all its forms, neglect, domestic violence in childhood and other adverse childhood events. This is known as complex trauma. Blue Knot Foundation is a policy and […]