Other Links

Australian Council of Social Service is the peak body of the community services and welfare sector and the national voice for the needs of people affected by poverty and inequality.  http://www.acoss.org.au/

Bolton Clarke RSL Care and Royal District Nursing Service have combined together to become Bolton Clarke.  Our support at home covers a range of home nursing, home assistance, allied health and mental health services. Our team can also help you access other services in the community. https://www.boltonclarke.com.au/

Choice Magazine has published an article on Mental Health Professionals which explains the difference between psychiatrists, psychologists and counsellors.  The article can be accessed via the following link http://shar.es/rDrqX

Emerge women and children’s support service 1300 536 330.   Emerge can assist in all kinds of ways, whether it’s practical or emotional support, temporary accommodation, assistance with legal matters, referral to therapy and counselling, or preventative community education. Contact 1300 536 330 email mail@emergesupport.org.au, facebook.com/emergesupport  www.emergesupport.org

Centre for Excellence in Peer Support (Mental Health) 1300 237 199, email peer.support@arafemi.org.au.  A Charter of Peer Support was developed by people with mental health issues and families/carers with the support of the Mutual Support and Self Help Consortium in 2011.

Food & Mood Centre, IMPACT Institute, Deakin University is a world-leading, multi-disciplinary research centre that aims to understand the complex ways in which what we eat influences our brain, mood, and mental health. We are a team of world-class researchers from various backgrounds, studying the food-mood relationship at various levels, from microbiology to public health.

Hoarding Home Solutions
Our Mission is to provide practical, affordable, easily accessible, online training that empowers people to work effectively with confidence and compassion to resolve a hoarding situation.

NICE National Institute for Health and Care Excellence UK
NICE guideline [NG181] Published date:
Rehabilitation for adults with complex psychosis

Older Persons Advocacy Network 1800 700 600 8am-8pm Mon – Fri
10am-4pm Sat. This number will connect you with the aged care advocacy organisation in your state or territory.

Tree of Life Centre for Spirituality 0421 430 583 (10am-4pm) offers programs for groups and individuals designed to cultivate inner wholeness and communal belonging.

WIRE Women’s Information and Referral Exchange provides Victorian women with free and confidential support, information and referrals on any issues.  Wire supports women via their Telephone Support Service, 1300 134 130 from 9.30 – 4.30pm Monday to Friday, Women’s Information Centre, 372 Spencer St, Melbourne VIC 3003 and an email support service support@wire.org.au