One Door Mental Health

Formerly Schizophrenia Fellowship of NSW. One Door Mental Health is the new name for the Schizophrenia Fellowship of NSW. Through One Door, people living with mental illness and their families can find an inclusive community, innovative services and advocacy support. Creating a world in which people with a mental illness are valued and treated as equals is at the heart of everything we do. For more than 30 years, One Door has designed and delivered expert mental health programs that are now accessible through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). One Door Mental Health is a leading mental health service provider specialising in severe and persistent mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, severe anxiety, psychosis, schizoaffective disorder, borderline personality disorder. The majority of our team have lived experience giving us unmatched expertise in mental health. Our community creates a safe place that connects people. The services we offer are supported by many years of experience making us the NDIS mental health experts. And our advocacy work is putting an end to stigma and makes your voice stronger every day. One Door Mental Health – Community. Services. Advocacy. Support Group List Regional NSW Groups   Place and name of group Who attends the group Time and place of meeting Contact Albury / Wodonga - Oasis Carers for social support and information exchange 1st Thursday, 2.30pm-4pm Café Borellas, Albury Susan at Carer Assist 6021 5882susan.morris@onedoor.org.au  Armidale Carers 4th Monday each month Alternating lunch-time and after work meetings  Isabelle 02 6772 3211 isabelle.devos@onedoor.org.au Ballina Carers  4th Monday 5-7pm Ballina Surf Club Jingi Wahla Room Lighthouse Rd, East Ballina  Shelley 0424 229 244 or 6681 4375swestgate@live.com.au   Bateman's Bay - Caring Connections Carers 2nd Wednesday Location varies (call to find out) Julie call 0421 078 485thesturats@hotmail.com Bathurst Mental Health Carers Support Group Inc Carers  3rd Thursday, 7pm,  Bathurst Information and Neighbourhood Centre (BINC),  96 Russell St, Bathurst   Christine 6367 9292, zemzem27@hotmail.com Bega - Peer Support Art Group Adults with a lived experience of mental illness.  Create art and share social support in a safe, non-judgemental space. Tuesdays 10:00-12:00 Personal Helpers & Mentors Service 64 Carp Street, Bega 2550 Megan Sidey, Recovery Support Worker Ph: (02) 6492 1811megan.sidey@onedoor.org.au Bombala - Hearing Voices Self-Help Group People with lived experience, Consumers,  Voice Hearers 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 12noon Abundant Life Centre 100 Maybe St, Bombala Peter 0459183838 Jen 0434688010  Cathy 0401141105 Cessnock People with lived experience, Consumers, Carers  1st Monday, 7pm Cessnock Supporters Club, 1 Darwin St, Cessnock Julie, 8315 1450 julie.killeen@onedoor.org.au  Central Coast Schizophrenia and Bi-polar Fellowship People with lived experience, Consumers, Carers 1st Thursday, 1pm-3pm, Gosford Uniting Church, Donison St, room 3, Stephanie 4344 7989ks.wood@bigpond.com Coffs Harbour Carers 1st Tuesday 10am-12nn. Uniting Church, Corner Vernon and Gordon St, Coffs Harbour Yvonne 6652 8633vmyquad@yahoo.com.au  Chris waves372@hotmail.com Coffs Harbour Mental Health and Wellbeing Support Group People with lived experience, Consumers 1st Thursday, 11am-12.30pm, (not January) Uniting Church, Corner Vernon and Gordon St, Coffs Harbour Dusty 0408 065 256dustydempsey@hotmail.com Cooma - Hearing Voices Self-Help Group People with lived experience, Consumers,  Voice Hearers 1st & 3rd Tuesday Monaro Community Access Service Lambie Street  (Next to the Hotel) Cooma Peter 0459183838 Jen 0434688010  Cathy 0401141105 Cootamundra Care Recipient Group Care Recipients, Consumers Every Thursday 11am-2pm Old Hospital Bld, 30 Mackay St, Cootamundra Tanya 6921 6064  Dubbo Coffee Club People with the lived experience of mental illness Every Wednesday 10 - 11.30am Fiona or Sue 02 6882 2855dubbophams@onedoor.org.au Dubbo Social Skills Group People with the experience of mental illness Mondays 1.30-2.30pm Ground floor Oliver House 34 Church St, Dubbo Fiona or Sue 02 6882 2855dubbophams@onedoor.org.au Glen Innes - CUPS (Carers Under Pressure) Carers  4th Tuesday, 1pm Highway Diner, New England Hwy, Glen Innes  Isabelle 02 02 6772 3211 or Miriamdandmdadley@ozemail.com.au Great Lakes Mental Health Carer & Family Support Group Carers  2nd Wednesday, 10am-12noon, location varies Mydie 02 6551 4333mydie.keegan@onedoor.org.au   Illawarra - Pampering Carers Alternate Mondays, 9.30am-11.30am Meeting Room Bulli Community Centre,   328 Princes Highway, Bulli Julie 4285 0019lynne.hutton@onedoor.org.au Illawarra - CALD Carers Carers with diverse ethnic backgrounds 2nd Monday each month, 12noon-2pm Illawarra Yacht Club, Northcliffe Drive, Berkeley Lynne 0458 299 067lynne.hutton@onedoor.org.au  Illawarra - Multicultural Social Skills Group   Every Wednesday 11am-2pm Warilla Community Centre, Belfast Avenue Julie 4285 0019lynne.hutton@onedoor.org.au Illawarra - Boys Are Back In Town Consumers Every Wednesday, 11am-2pm Location varies Mary 4285 0019lynne.hutton@onedoor.org.au Kempsey -  Macleay Valley Mental Health Carer and Support Group Carers 1st Wednesday, 10am-12noon 48 Wide St, West Kempsey Dymphna at Mission Australia 02 6589 5017Maslind@missionaustralia.com.au  Kempsey Coffee and Yarn Anyone effected by mental health who are looking for a pleasant afternoon together  Weekly, Wednesdays, 3 - 5pm Kempsey Riverside Park Jennifer - 6562 7337 Sandi - 0411 022 137 Lake Macquarie Carers 1st Thursday, 1pm Liz 02 8315 1450liz.brady@onedoor.org.au  Maitland Carers 3rd Thursday, 9.30am Hunter Valley Mental Health Service Unit 10, 555 High St Maitland Katrina 02 8315 1450Katrina.thorpe@onedoor.org.au Merimbula -  Sapphire Coast Carers Last Friday, 11am Venue rotates between Bega and Merimbula Yvonne, 4474 0900susan.morris@onedoor.org.au Moss Vale Carers 2nd Wednesday, 10am Kate 4868 2755kate@onedoor.org.au Narromine Ladies Morning Tea All women with an interest in mental health 3rd Thursday, 10am-11.30am CWA hall, corner of Nymagee and Third Ave Erin - 02 6882 2855erin.stageman@onedoor.org.au  Newcastle People with lived experience, Consumers, Carers 3rd Monday, 4pm Sunflower Centre Mayfield 182a Maitland Rd Julie 8315 1450Julie.killeen@onedoor.org.au Newcastle -  Let's Talk About Mental Health People new to the support group People with lived experience, Consumers, Carers 1st Monday, 2.30-3.30pm Sunflower Centre Mayfield 182a Maitland Rd Julie 8315 1450Julie.killeen@onedoor.org.au Nowra - Shoalhaven Mental Health Fellowship People with lived experience and Carers This group meets monthly to organise local events for mental health awareness and support. Call Matthew for more information. Matthew ph: 44218002matthew.sproule@health.nsw.gov.au  Nowra - Crafty Creations Consumers  2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month, 10am-12noon "West Street" Complex, Nowra Sharon 4285 0019lynne.hutton@onedoor.org.au Port Macquarie - Hastings Mental Health Support Group People with lived experience, Consumers, Carers Last Friday, 10am-12nn McAdams Building  (adjacent to Players Theatre) Sheila 0408 235 870 mentalhealthsupport@hotmail.com On Facebook search for "Hastings Mental Health Support Group" Tamworth Mental Health Carers Support Group Carers and People interested in mental health and available services 1st Monday, 10am-12noon  Ring to check venue Di 0418 652 976 Joyce 02 6761 3222 joyce.vernon@onedoor.org.au    Taree - Manning MH Social Family and Friends Carers Last Monday, 10am-12noon (except December) Mydie 6551 4333Mydie.keegan@onedoor.org.au Taree - SOYMI (Supporters Of Youth who have a Mental Illness) Carers 1st Wednesday 9.30am-11.30am Carer Assist Office 78 Wynter St, Taree Mydie 6551 4333Mydie.keegan@onedoor.org.au Tenterfield Social Group Consumers and Carers Local volunteer Diana organises an informal social lunch at a pub once a month on a Tuesday.  Isabelle 6772 3211isabelle.devos@onedoor.org.au Ulladulla Carers Carers 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month, 1pm-3pm Ulladulla Community Resources Centre,  78 St Vincents Street, Sharon 4285 0019lynne.hutton@onedoor.org.au Wagga Wagga Carers 1st Friday, 11.30am Leonie 6925 9399leonie@onedoor.org.au Wagga Wagga - Ladies Carer Group Female Carers Every Monday, 10am-12noon 47-49 Gurwood St, Wagga Wagga Tanya 6921 6064  Wagga Wagga -  Support After Suicide Family and friends who have lost someone by suicide Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sept, Nov - 2nd Wednesday, 6pm, Wagga Wagga RSL Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec. - 2nd Friday, 2pm 58 Plumpton Rd, Wagga Nola 0458 224 430wwsasgroup@gmail.com Warialda Carers 2nd Tuesday, 2.30pm Warialda Information Centre Kristy 02 6721 4197kristy.goman@onedoor.org.au Woolgoolga Mental Health Support Group People with lived experience, Consumers 2nd Tuesday, 10.40am Woolgoolga Community Hall Dusty 0408 065 256dustydempsey@hotmail.com Yamba Carers 1st Monday, 10am Yamba Community Health Centre 24 Tealands Drive Helenhopeh@missionaustralia.com.au Ph: 02 6658 7831 mob: 0429 489 426     

Phone: 1800 843 539/02 9879 2600