Parramatta Mission provides vital services to the community throughout Sydney's west. Our aim is to provide relevant and practical support programs that interlock with the life of our vibrant and diverse city. By responding to the needs of people in crisis with empathy and understanding, community spirit is upheld, social justice is promoted and opportunities for change and acceptance are created. For over twenty years the Mission's driving focus has been to create a caring and healthy community through the instigation of practical and supportive programs.
We offer a range of programs and tailored support services focused on the individual needs of each person we support. This includes Lifestyle, Living, Employment and Health streams. At the heart of what we do is a commitment to working alongside individuals and focusing on their strengths to enable individual achievement and recovery.
Formed in 1932, the Mental Health Association (MHA) is a voluntary, non-profit, non-party political community organisation and charity. Our mission is to promote opportunities for the people of NSW to achieve their optimal level of mental health through providing information services, education, mutual support and advocacy. The MHA's main activities are:"The Mental Health Information Service and Resource Centre"Publication of the Way Ahead Directory of Mental Health Resources"Mental Health promotion, including co-ordination of National Mental Health Week (NSW), in October each year"Provision of support groups including Depression and Mood Disorders and Anxiety Disorders."Advocacy on mental health issues"Membership services, including publication of a quarterly magazine for members, Mental Health Matters.
The Multicultural Disability Association (MDAA) is a statewide advocacy service for people from non-English speaking background (NESB) with a disability. It aims to promote, protect and secure the rights and interests of people from NESB with a disability and their families and carers. MDAA provides:"Individual and systemic advocacy on behalf of people from NESB with a disability and their families and carers."Information on issues relating to disability and ethnicity"Training and education to people from NESB with a disability, their families and carers, the government and non-government sectors.
NNC is an Incorporated Association providing community services in the inner west of Sydney. We provide services to the aged, people with disabilities, people with mental illness, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people on low incomes. We provide information and advice on community and public services, emergency accommodation, aged services, council services, children's services, and a variety of other support services. We provide a community space supporting different social and political groups and activities.
New Horizons provides support to adults with a mental illness, intellectual disability, acquired brain injury or dual diagnosis and the frail aged. Services are provided in the Sydney, Katoomba, Central Coast, Hunter, Mid North Coast and Northern Rivers areas of NSW. Our Head Office is located in North Ryde. Support Services include: l Disability Employment ' Australian Disability Enterprise l Accommodation support l HASI ' Housing and Accommodation Support Initiative l DHASI ' Developmental Housing and Accommodation Support Initiative l PHaMS ' Personal Helpers and Mentors Service l YPIRAC ' Young People in Residential Aged Care Program l Job Network l Disability Employment Network l Outreach services l Pre vocational support l Primary and secondary health care l Transition from a correctional facility l Community disability aged care l Residential aged care
Neami National is a community mental health service supporting people living with mental illness to improve their health, live independently and pursue a life based on their own strengths, values and goals.
We provide services in diverse communities in Western Australia, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales, ranging from the inner-city and suburbs to regional and remote areas