Caring for a family member or friend with a mental illness can be confusing, frightening, exhausting and isolating. No matter how well-meaning, sometimes your friends and family may not know how to support you. However, you do not have to go through it alone.
HelpingMinds is only a phone call away, offering a range of free, professional and confidential counselling and support programs. We have a dedicated team of counsellors, social workers, psychologists and peer support workers who can share their expertise and their own personal experience of knowing what it is like to care for someone with a mental illness.
Peer to peer support groups were the topic of discussion at yesterday's 'Alternatives to Suicide' forum. Here are the presenters, Lisa and Caroline. HelpingMinds and Consumers of Mental Health WA (CoMHWA) sponsored an afternoon session just for consumers and carers/family members. Thanks everyone for sharing your experiences. It was a powerful day. ... See MoreSee Less
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