Every Wednesday

Community lunch

Come in every Wednesday during term time between 11.30am-12.30pm and enjoy a sumptuous two-course meal prepared by our partners at the Illawarra Food Hub and our fabulous team of volunteers. Everyone is welcome. Come and share great food, conversation and company! And join us each month to celebrate...
Contact
(02) 4285 3055
Time
11:30am–12:30pm
Location
Bellambi Neighbourhood Centre, Bellambi
Cost
Gold coin donation
Every Wednesday

Learn new crafts over lunch

Come along to enjoy learning about varied craft techniques and mediums followed by lunch provided by the church. A fantastic opportunity to link in with the community in a relaxed and supported way. This activity is provided by Ballarat South Uniting Church. Address: Ballarat South Uniting Church, 1...
Contact
Alesia Bardsley
(03) 4333 0251
Time
9.30am–12.30pm
Location
Ballarat South Uniting Church, Ballarat
Cost
Free
Every Thursday

Mindfulness

This program will provide the basis to understand what mindfulness is. At the heart it is developing awareness in daily living by being mindful of how we think, feel and behave. This is done in a non-judgemental way so that we move from living as though on auto pilot, or unconsciously attaching to n...
Contact
Alesia Bardsley
(03) 4333 0251
Time
2–3.30pm
Location
Wellways office, Ballarat
Cost
Free
Every Thursday

Hearing voices support group

Explore recovery and share information with each other in a safe environment. “This is a support network that aims to reinforce the message that voice hearing, by itself, is a normal human experience which, for some, is distressing and disabling but, importantly, there is hope for self-empowerment a...
Contact
Alesia Bardsley
(03) 4333 0251
Time
2–3.30pm
Location
Wellways office, Ballarat
Cost
Free
November to January

My Gov website workshops

Learn about the setting up, negotiation and navigation of your own My Gov site. We are now taking expressions of interest for this course.
Contact
Kat Foale
(03) 5622 4100
Time
To be confirmed
Location
Gippsland
1 and 15 Feb, 1,15 and 29 March, 12 and 26 April

Wednesday fortnightly dinner

Come join Wellways for our fortnightly dinner at The Barking Dog Hotel every fortnight. Barking Dog have their Chicken Parmigiana night ( $13.00-$16.00) It’s a great place to meet new people and enjoy a meal in good company. RSVP must be put in the Tuesday before dinner to secure your spot.
Contact
Millie Reid
5292 1680
Time
6-8pm
RSVP
RSVP Tuesday before dinner
Location
126 Packington Street, Geelong West
Cost
Cost of what you order from menu
25 January

22238VIC Certificate III in General Education for Adults

Are you interested in returning to study or work but not quite sure where to start? Our Certificate 3 in General Education for Adults may be just what you need. Have you thought about returning to work or study, but are not sure what to do? Or have you thought about trying to improve your employabil...
Contact
Laura Kelly
03 8873 2550
Location
Latrobe Community Health Service Training Room, Level 1, 31 Mason St, Warragul
9, 16 and 23 Feb, 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 March, 6, 13, 20 and 27 April

Wellways music group

Come along and learn new songs and instruments with an experienced musician in a friendly and fun environment. Get up on stage or chill out on the couches. This is an NDIS group but if you don’t have group funding we will gladly have you along for a gold coin donation. The group runs every Thursday...
Contact
Millie Reid
5292 1680
Time
10.30am-12.30pm
Location
KUBU Studios, 14 Bayley street Geelong
Cost
FREE
9 March - 25 May

My Recovery Wellways

MI Recovery is a 10 session program designed/led by people with a lived experience of mental illness. It gives participants: support to recognise strengths, knowledge of legal/social rights helpful communication skills reflect on what you want to achieve in life
Contact
Nick McGowen
03 6169 0602
Time
11am-1pm
RSVP
6 March
Location
136 Davey Street, Hobart
Cost
FREE
15, 22 and 29 March, 5, 12, 19 and 26 April, 3, 10 and 17 May

Wellways My Recovery

Well Ways My Recovery is a peer-facilitated education program for people with a lived experience of mental illness who are interested in exploring new ways to manage their health and pursue their hopes and dreams. The program provides up to date information about mental illness, assists participants...
Contact
Charlie Anderson
6419 7010
Time
10.30am-1.30pm
RSVP
8 March
Location
Wellways Burnie Office, Level 1, 2- 41 Mount Street, Burnie
Cost
FREE