Kaiyu Konnect

Kaiyu Samaritans operates programs Kaiyu Konnect (KK)Kaiyu Konnect Early Intervention Program (KKEIP Well) and Kaiyu Community Based Activities (CBA) and provide social and skill development activities with a focus on social inclusion.

Konnect is a community based mental health service for adults living with a mental illness. Kaiyu provides an environment where you can be supported to achieve your goals in life. Konnect offers community and centre based activities with a focus on community inclusion.

LiveBetter Community Services

LiveBetter is a not-for-profit community service organisation who focus on
the unique needs of people in regional Australia. Registered as an NDIS and
Aged Care Provider, we are proud to deliver a range of Aged, Carer, Child &
Family, Clinical, Disability and Mental Health services across regional New
South Wales and Queensland.

LiveBetter Current Community Services:

Dementia Australia

Previously  Alzheimer's Australia.

Dementia Australia is a member of Alzheimer's Disease International, the umbrella organisation of Dementia and Alzheimer's Associations around the world.

They advocate on the basis of evidence-based policy, promote awareness of dementia, administer national contracts with the Commonwealth Government and provide research grants to emerging researchers through the Dementia Australia Research Foundation(link is external).

Mental Health Review Tribunal

The Mental Health Review Tribunal is a specialist quasi-judicial body constituted under the Mental Health Act 2007. It has a wide range of powers that enable it to conduct mental health inquiries, make and review orders, and to hear some appeals, about the treatment and care of people with a mental illness.

Blue Knot

Blue Knot Foundation
Blue Knot Foundation is the National Centre of Excellence for Complex Trauma. They empower recovery and build resilience for adults impacted by complex trauma.


CatholicCare Social Services Hunter-Manning is a not-for-profit organisation and an agency of the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle. We offer whole-of-community support and empowerment options to those in need regardless of religion, age, gender, physical and intellectual capacity, or ethnicity.