Online and Face-to-Face “Safe Space” Peer Support sessions
Peer support for families and friends of someone with mental illness. These sessions are offered online fortnightly via Zoom, and face-to-face once per month in Hobart, St Helens, Launceston, and Burnie.
Join us in a safe space to meet with carer peer workers from the Tasmanian Health Service, guest speakers, and other family members and friends of someone with mental ill health.
Past topics: communication; grief; conflict; self-management
Who this service is for
These forums are for families and friends of a person with a mental illness and are not open to service providers.
Depending on the program, sessions are held between 5-8pm on weekday evenings. See website for event-specific details.
Ground floor - wheelchair accessible
How this service is delivered
Hobart sessions are held on the third Thursday of each month from 5-6.30pm
St Helens sessions are held on the first Tuesday of each month from 5-6.30pm
Launceston sessions are held on the first Wednesday of each month from 5-6.30pm
Burnie sessions are held on the first Thursday of each month from 5-6.30pm
Call or visit us online
Online sessions are held fortnightly on Wednesdays from 6.30-8pm
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Mental Health Families and Friends Support
Mental Health Families and Friends Tasmania promotes and improves the wellbeing of families and friends of people affected by mental ill health through support and education.