Space 4 Us

Mon 23 September 2019
9:30am - 3:30pm
Mon 23 September 2019 - Wed 25 September 2019
360 Boroondara Youth Resource Centre

Level 1, 360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
Accessible
09/23/2019 9:30am 09/25/2019 3:30pm Space 4 Us Space 4 Us is a peer support program for young people who have siblings, parents or other family members with a mental illness. Participants will have the opportunity to share their experiences and be supported by other young people in a similar situation to their own. Throughout the 3-day program, participants will:  increase their knowledge of mental health and illness  improve their coping strategies and help-seeking behaviour improve their sense of connection to peers, family and carers develop leadership pathways. To register for the program, contact Caroline Varney on 9835 7830 or at [email protected] , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Space 4 Us is a peer support program for young people who have siblings, parents or other family members with a mental illness.

Participants will have the opportunity to share their experiences and be supported by other young people in a similar situation to their own. Throughout the 3-day program, participants will: 

  • increase their knowledge of mental health and illness 
  • improve their coping strategies and help-seeking behaviour
  • improve their sense of connection to peers, family and carers
  • develop leadership pathways.

To register for the program, contact Caroline Varney on 9835 7830 or at [email protected].

Date
Time
Date details
Mon 23 September 2019
9:30am - 3:30pm
 
Tue 24 September 2019
9:30am - 3:30pm
 
Wed 25 September 2019
9:30am - 3:30pm
 
Contact
Caroline Varney
Category
School holidays
Talks & interest groups