Family Mental Health Support Services

Baptist Care Family Mental Health Support Services are focused on short term and intensive early intervention, specifically for children, young people and their families. It aims to enhance wellbeing and to prevent, reduce and improve the long term outcomes for vulnerable children and young people at risk of, or affected by mental illness through individual case management and targeted therapeutic group-work.

We work with children, young people and their families to identify and build on:
- individual strengths
- expand family resources, and
- to develop a great sense of connection to community

Our program provides:

  • Supportive counselling and practical assistance
  • Whole of family case management
  • Provision of information, referral and support in accessing services
  • Short term and intensive assistance
  • Parenting support
  • Parent café
  • Community information sessions
  • Community outreach, mental health promotion and community development activities
  • Home based support can be arranged if needed

Our program provides:

  • Supportive counselling and practical assistance
  • Whole of family case management
  • Provision of information, referral and support in accessing services
  • Short term and intensive assistance
  • Parenting support
  • Parent Cafe
  • Community information sessions
  • Community outreach, mental health promotion and community development activities
  • Home based support can be arranged if needed
- See more at: http://www.baptistcaresa.org.au/services/health-wellbeing-ageing/family-mental-health-support-services#sthash.Pa27ML1r.dpuf

Our program provides:

  • Supportive counselling and practical assistance
  • Whole of family case management
  • Provision of information, referral and support in accessing services
  • Short term and intensive assistance
  • Parenting support
  • Parent Cafe
  • Community information sessions
  • Community outreach, mental health promotion and community development activities
  • Home based support can be arranged if needed
- See more at: http://www.baptistcaresa.org.au/services/health-wellbeing-ageing/family-mental-health-support-services#sthash.Pa27ML1r.dpuf

Family Mental Health Support Services is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services, as part of its commitment to community mental health. Visit www.dss.gov.au for more information.

Share This