Psychosocial Support Services
Non clinical mental health support services to people living with a mental illness in the Nepean Blue Mountains region. Assisting people with practical help and strategies for daily living: at home, work or study, and in the community. These supports are intended to address the needs of those not currently eligible for the NDIS.
What types of support are available?
Psychosocial supports are specific to the person and their needs. These can include:
- Daily living support
- Connecting with your community
- Travel training
- Improving mental wellbeing and physical health
- Improving family relationships
- Managing money
- Housing services
- Developing work goals and accessing employment services
- Access to education and vocational training.
Who can I talk to about getting support?
You can call Stride National Psychosocial Support Measure (NPS) on 0429 046 925, who will tell you more about the NPS service.
They can also help you find other supports if needed.
Your GP and other clinicians, family and friends, or other workers can also call on your behalf.
Other psychosocial supports
View a wide range of community support services in our region via our Mental Health Navigation Tool:
Housing and Accommodation Support Initiative (HASI)
The Housing and Accommodation Support Initiative (HASI) is a state wide program which supports people with a severe mental illness to live and participate in the community in the way that they want to.
Community Living Supports (CLS)
Community Living Supports (CLS) is a statewide program which supports people with a severe mental illness to live and participate in the community in the way they want to.
Provider of HASI
Provider of HASI and CLS in our region
Provider of NPS