Mental health – the wellbeing of the mind is cohealth’s vision for the communities we…
Funded by the North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network (NWMPHN), cohealth and Jesuit Social Services have partnered to provide community-based psychosocial support in the western region of Melbourne.
Get access to one-to-one coaching and group activities that support recovery for mental health issues and assistance to navigate access to the NDIS.
You are eligible to receive support if you:
Get support, get connected
Support is designed to increase your independence and build skills. Support can focus on receiving practical help with daily living, looking after your health, as well as improving your connections with family, friends and the community.
Learn strategies and develop skills that help you to:
Improve your health and wellbeing
Using an evidence-informed, non-clinical approach, we support you at the times when you most need it. The length of support can range from 8 weeks to a maximum of 12 months.
An experienced Recovery Coach or Peer Recovery Coach will spend time with you to help you: :
Support to suit your needs
The support you receive is based on what is important to you. We can help you to build the confidence and skills to make progress towards your goals and the life you want, this can include:
Mental health recovery
We offer an individualised, coordinated, planned, inclusive and reliable service according to your needs.
We believe that recovery is an individual process and that with the right kind of support, each person can move towards living a meaningful, hopeful and contributing life that matches their values and goals for the future.
For more information about the service or to make a referral for yourself or someone else, call the WPSS team on 9448 6880.
Extended hours of support are available:
Tuesday – Friday: 9am- 9pm
Saturday: 9am- 5pm.
What does it cost?
There is no cost for this service.
The Western Psychosocial Support Service (WPSS) NDIS Access Service is a North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network (NWMPHN) funded program that assists people with psychosocial support needs to transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
The WPSS NDIS Access Service can assist you with:
If you need support accessing the NDIS, please call 9448 6880 to speak with the WPSS Intake team.