Wellways Australia

Rehabilitation and Recovery Program - South

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

Cultural support
Disability support
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Identity and gender related issues
Mental health
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Physical health
Reducing offending behaviours
Social and emotional development
Social exclusion
Suicide or self-harming behaviour

How the service is delivered

Case Management
Coordination of Services
Cultural and/or Recreational Activities
Information, Advice and Education
Intake and Assessment
Support Services
Wellways also offer Intentional Peer Support from people who have a lived experience of Mental Health

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Accompanied Children
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)

Regions covered


Contact Details

136 Davey Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000

1300 111 400



Focus Domains







Being loved and safe

Having material basics

Being healthy



Having a positive sense of culture and identity