within Australia works with adults age 16 to 64 who have a mental illness, and their families and carers, to overcome barriers, regain hope, reconnect with their communities and realise their goals. Our services are easy to navigate, collaborative, flexible and person-centred.
manage and live well with their symptoms
improve and sustain their physical health
improve their relationships with their family, friends and co-workers
achieve their education and employment goals
improve their daily living skills
address their housing issues.
within Australia delivers services throughout East Gippsland, Wellington, South Gippsland and Bass Coast. With service outlets located in Bairnsdale, Sale, Leongatha, Orbost and Yarram our recovery focused programs and services include:
Individualised Client Support Packages through the Mental Health Community Support Services (MHCSS) program
Support Facilitation (Care Co-ordination) through the Partners in Recovery program
online training and resilience building programs.
within Australia services are available to adults (aged 16 to 64 years) who have a severe and persistent mental illness and/or psychiatric disability. Participation in all of our programs and services is entirely voluntary.
In August 2014 the Victorian Government introduced the Mental Health Community Support Services (MHCSS) program which replaced certain services (Home Based Outreach, Day Programs and Care Coordination) with Individualised Client Support Packages.
The Mental Health Community Support Service (MHCSS) Intake and Assessment Service provides initial assessment, information and referrals for people seeking mental health support in Gippsland and can be contacted on:
For our Partners in Recovery (PIR) program you may refer yourself to within Australia or be referred from all agencies.
Download a copy of our information leaflet:
Individualised Client Support Packages make it easier for adults with a mental illness to get the help and support they require. Collaboratively developed support packages focus on a person's individual recovery goals.Read More
Quick Steps to Recovery is an early intervention mental health service, intended to provide brief intervention to individuals.Read More
Partners in Recovery (PIR) is a community centred recovery program, for people with complex needs, ensuring services work together in a more collaborative, coordinated and integrated way.Read More
We work with people to build resilience, overcome barriers, regain hope, reconnect with their communities and realise their goals.
Our services are easy to navigate, collaborative and flexible. Our focus is on supporting people to self-manage and live well with their symptoms.