Our main public service providers for unpaid carers caring for people living with mental illness
There are many providers that can help support, listed in the other blog post. This post focuses on the new centre that has recently opened in Ivanhoe, with satelite hub in Eltham
As part of the mental health reform, new lived/living experience led centres have started to sprout across Australia, and for the Nillumbik/Banyule/Whittlesea areas, ours arrived in Spring last year.
It is run by a cohort of service providers that work together to offer a cohesive and collaborative supports to help us navigate this complex path.
Ivanhoe hub has a customised accessibility guide to help you find the centre:
Free for family, carers and supporters
If you are supporting someone who is experiencing mental health or substance use challenges, you can get free information, resources, and support.