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Counselling Support

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The Positive NSW Counselling program, Positive Minds, offers one-on-one support for all people living with HIV.

Positive Minds provides people living with HIV with free, strengths based, trauma-informed and solutions focused counselling, in a private and confidential space near Positive Life’s Surry Hills office.

Both our accredited counsellors are non-judgemental trained professionals who are peers, either living with HIV or directly affected by HIV.

Our counsellors use their lived experience to provide a safe, supportive, person centered approaches and understand what it’s like to live with HIV.

Positive Minds also accepts referrals from other people living with HIV, friends, family or via allied health and housing sector staff.

For bookings please call Positive Life NSW on (02) 8357 8386, 1800 245 677 (freecall outside metro areas) or email

Available to
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders
  • Carers
  • Children (<12)
  • Ex-prisoners
  • Men
  • Multicultural community
  • NDIS participants
  • Older persons
  • People living with a disability
  • Rural/farming community
  • Women
  • Young people (12+)
For GP use: IAR Level of Care
  • Moderate intensity
Areas serviced
  • Blue Mountains
  • Hawkesbury
  • Lithgow
  • Penrith
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Opening hours
Monday-Friday: 9.00am to 5.00pm

414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010

Services provided
  • In person
  • Over the phone
  • Online

In home service
  • True