Rehabilitation and Recovery Program - North West
The Recovery and Rehabilitation Program is for people who have a diagnosis of a severe and persistent mental illness.
The program covers all stages of the recovery process, from entry to needs identification, developing recovery plan, interventions, review and plan for transition, using a range of interventions to empower participants as they move through their recovery process, strengthening capacity of families and community members to be an effective and sustainable natural support.
This outreach program utilises both recovery workers and intention peer workers.
Available Monday to Friday with an after-hours helpline support from 9:00am to 9:00pm.
What the service can help with
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Identity and gender related issues
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Reducing offending behaviours
Social and emotional development
Suicide or self-harming behaviour
How the service is delivered
Coordination of Services
Cultural and/or Recreational Activities
Information, Advice and Education
Intake and Assessment
Wellways also offer Intentional Peers Support from people who have a lived experience of Mental Health
Services are available for
Parents and Carers
Age eligibility for children
18 - 24
To access the service, clients
Must have diagnosis of mental illness
Cost of service
Is a referral required?
No referral required
How do clients access the service?
Client responsible for transportation to service
Home visits can be provided
Transport not required (eg. telephone service, online service)
1st Floor, 41 Mount Street, Burnie, 7320
1300 111 400
Being loved and safe
Having material basics
Having a positive sense of culture and identity