24 & 31 August | 7 & 14 September 2021

My Recovery LGBTIQ+ | Online

Wellways LGBTIQ+ My Recovery is a peer education and support program for LGBTIQ+ people experiencing mental health issues. The program is led by LGBTIQ+ peers – trained people who have their own lived experience of mental health issues and recovery. The Snapshot LGBTIQ+ My Recovery program is a four...
Contact
Kayla Robertson
0401 119 733
Time
10:00am-1:00pm
Location
Online via Zoom
Cost
Free
24 August 2021

Dinosaur SQUAD

The Dinosaur SQUAD is coming to Geelong!!! Get ready to hear us roar! The Dinosaur SQUAD is a group of Storytelling QUeers Against Discrimination, who helped to write a story about intergenerational PRIDE. The fairy tale ending we initially wrote for the 12 year old trans young person didn't reflect...
Time
12:00-2:00pm
Location
Level 5, Wurdi Youang, Geelong Library & Heritage Centre - 51 Little Malop Street, Geelong VIC 3220
Cost
Free
18 & 19 August 2021

Duo - Mildura

Wellways Australia brings you Duo , a peer education program for carers, family and friends of people with co-occuring mental health issues and alcohol and other drug use. The program aims to provide carers and family members: Increased support and education. Up-to-date information about mental...
Contact
Craig
0408 435 374
Time
9:00am-4:00pm
RSVP
17 August 2021
Location
Donatas's Room, The Grand Hotel - Seventh St, Mildura VIC 3350
Cost
Free
Every Wednesday (except public holidays)

Out Social

Out Social is a social group facilitated by LGBTIQ+ identifying people for LGBTIQ+ identifying people who are experiencing social isolation, mental health issues or concerns and would like to meet other people within the LGBTIQ+ community in Geelong and surrounds. Out Social prides itself on being...
Contact
Amielle
0428 286 231
Time
4:00-5:30pm
Location
Online on Zoom and in Community in Geelong - register for more details
Cost
Zoom sessions are free to attend. Well Connected may contribute towards the community events however you may need to pay for additional costs at various venues.
Every Thursday

Gardening Project - Potoroo Palace

Wellways Gardening Project focuses on participants learning organic gardening techniques whilst supporting a volunteer organisation that was affected by the bushfires last year. The garden will provide food for native animals, produce to be used in the café. Participants mental health will benefit...
Contact
Liz Bellette-Stubbs
0434 780 003
Time
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Potoroo Palace - 2372 Princes Hwy, Merimbula NSW 2548
Cost
Free
13, 20 & 27 July | 3, 10 & 17 August 2021

Wellways to Work - Online

Wellways to Work is a six week education and support program that supports people affected by mental health issues to take steps towards work and study. The program is led by peers - trained people who have their own lived experience of mental health issues and recovery. Participating in Wellways to...
Contact
Kayla Robertson
0401 119 733
Time
1:00-4:00pm
RSVP
12 July 2021
Location
Online via Zoom
Cost
Free
Every Friday

Wonder Room - Colac

This group is a space for creation and design, for passions and projects to unfold, but most importantly, for connection, support and enjoying the company of others. A time for you to choose whatever you enjoy, be it writing, drawing, painting, puzzles etc. all whilst having a chat with others in a...
Contact
03 4333 0251
Time
11:00am-12:30pm
Location
Colac Neighbourhood House - 23 Miller Street, Colac
Cost
Free