Origins supports migrants, refugees and asylum seekers to better manage their mental health.
Experiencing a mental illness can affect the things that are important to you, such as:
- Self esteem
- A sense of belonging
- Physical health
- Meaningful relationships
The Origins team have expertise in providing culturally and linguistically diverse services. With the help of interpreters, we work with people of all cultural and language backgrounds on a one-to-one and group basis.
Origins can support you to achieve:
- Increased independence
- Social Inclusion
- Improved physical health
- Better relationships
- Employment and training goals
- Community connections
- Stronger skills
- Secure, stable housing
Origins is best suited to you if you are:
- A resident of the City of Casey, Shire of Cardinia or City of Greater Dandenong
- Aged 16-64
- A migrant, refugee, asylum seeker or a person from a culturally diverse background and you require support adjusting to life in Australia
- A migrant, refugee, asylum seeker or person from a culturally diverse background and you require support with your mental health
Origins clients are referred to us by other support agencies and we also accept self-referrals.