Personal Development Funding

  1. About this service

    Financial assistance for personal development opportunities for individuals, carers or families affected by mental illness. This may include things such as gym memberships, personal projects or training. (Please note that MIND Australia also offers individual scholarships. Contact MIND Australia directly for more details.)

      • Service name

        Personal Development Funding

      • Service address

        169 Shaws Road, Werribee 3030
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      • Phone

        8103 7900

      • Fax

        9392 0433

      • Urgency levels

        Help, Looking for Support

      • Service area

        Wyndham, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Brimbank and Melton

      • Service hours

        Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

      • Interpreters

        Free interpreter service

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        Free

      • Public transport information

        Nearest train station: Werribee

      • Service for

        Individuals who are affected by mental illness

      • Languages (other than English)

        Italian

      • Disability access

        Yes

      • Drop in service

        No

      • Outreach

        No

      • Outpost

        No

    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        N/A

      • Participation type

        Voluntary

      • Secondary consult

        Yes

      • Staff profile

        Community Mental Health practitioners, Art Therapist

      • Specific exclusions

        If a carer for the person affected by mental illness cannot be identified, or if there has not been a formal mental health diagnosis

      • Funding limit?

        Ongoing

      • Who can refer

        Anyone

      • Referral mode

        Phone

      • Point of intake

        Phone MIND Australia to make an appointment

      • E-Referral option

        No