Mental Health Recovery

The Community Mental Health Recovery program provides structured groups, activities, social support and individual support for people aged 16 to 64 years with a diagnosed mental illness.

Support is provided in a variety of settings: outreach, site-based, one to one and in groups.

This program offers:

  • One to one individual outreach support in the community for linkages to specialised and non-specialised services, i.e. Tobacco, drug and Alcohol reduction, Counselling, Housing, Employment, Physical and Spiritual health. Family and Carer services.
  • A range of services within a group setting offering structured groups and activities, i.e. music, art programs, recreation, and self-development, an opportunity for relaxation and to socialise within a safe environment.
  • Access to a Peer Support worker (A person that has a lived experience of mental illness)
  • Culturally safe support for all communities including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
  • Interpreters can be arranged

Who can access this program?

This program supports young persons to Adult aged 16-64 with a severe and enduring psychiatric condition.

What does it cost?

This program is free for eligible participants.

When can this program be accessed?

​This program can be accessed Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm.

How can you access this program?

For more information please contact us on 1300 785 358.

Groups and Programs:


Transit Kitchen:

Preparing afternoon tea for volunteers at Transit Kitchen in Narre Warren.

Run by clients without regular staff attendance. A staff member can attend if a new person is joining the group to introduce them etc.

Where:Transit Kitchen, Narre Warren
When:Thursdays 10:00am - 2:00pm