Have a break from your caring role and meet some new friends!
Informal coffee clubs give carers of a person impacted by mental illness a chance to socialise with other carers and carer peer workers in a relaxed atmosphere.
3rd Thursday of the month
Time: 10.30am – 12.00pm
Where: Sharkey’s, Shop 1, Dolphin Quay Ocean Marina, Mandurah
1st Thursday of the month
Time: 1 – 2.30pm
Where: Boulevard Café and Tearooms, cnr Whitfords Ave & Trappers Drive Woodvale
2nd Monday of the Month
Time: 6.30pm – 8.00pm
Where: Dome Café, 21 Cale Street, Midland
CENTRAL SOUTH / EAST FREMANTLE
4th Tuesday of the month
Time: 10.00am – 11.30am
Where: Dome Café, 26 Riverside Road, Fremantle
NOTE: CLOSED ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS. FOR MORE DETAILS CALL 9237 8900
GROW Group for Family Friends & Carers
Is someone in your life troubled with a mental health issue?
Grow Group for family, friends and carers is for those who are in a caring or support role for someone with mental health issues.
We meet together fortnightly to share experiences, gain support, increase coping skills, knowledge and understanding through the use of the Grow program.
The meetings include an explanation of Grow for any new people and usually one member will share their personal story.
Those attending work on the specific challenges they are facing; and the wisdom of the Grow Program is used to address these challenges.
When: Meetings held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month
Time: 10.00am – 12.00pm
Venue: MIFWA Level 3, 9 the Avenue Midland
Aim: To increase the capacity of families, carers and friends to care effectively for themselves, other family members and their relative living with mental illness.