One Door Wollongong


 

One Door Wollongong

26 Aitchison Street
Wollongong NSW 2500
0408 368 538
wollongong@onedoor.org.au

 Monday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Tuesday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Wednesday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Thursday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Friday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 


 

Light and Hope Clubhouse

15 Burelli Street
Wollongong NSW 2500 
02 4285 0019
clubhouse@lightandhope.org.au
Website

 Tuesday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Thursday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Welcome to One Door Wollongong

One Door Mental Health Wollongong is your mental health destination in the Illawarra. 

We have two locations in Wollongong. Our staff can work with you to give you, or your loved on the best chance at accessing the NDIS.

Wollongong also has Light and Hope Clubhouse, a place you can go to meet other people with lived experience of mental illness, take part in activities and find the help you need on your mental health journey.

Individual Support

  • NDIS support
  • Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMs) program
  • Support in developing social and family relationships
  • Coordinators of Supports
  • Education
  • Support Groups
  • Employment

Carer Respite

Looking after someone living with mental illness can certainly take its toll. One Door has a number of specialised retreats for carers of people living with mental illness to give you a break from your day-to-day responsibilities. You can curl up with a book in the sunshine, enjoy a meal at a local café or have a family barbecue. Talk to our highly-trained staff about our unique offerings:

  • Carer and family-only respite 
  • Carer and family stays with the care recipient
  • Access to 24-hour support staff
  • Specialised weekend retreats for carer groups

Access to One Door’s carer respite services is available for people with approved respite funding or on a fee-for-service basis. Contact us to find out more about carer respite.

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

We are here to help our clients transition over into the NDIS. If you already have an NDIS package you can spend your package on One Door’s range of evidence-based services and supports. Our team in Wollongong offers various services and supports available through the NDIS.

  • One Door Wollongong staff are available to assist One Door clients with NDIS applications and services.
  • We also have staff at One Door who could provide Coordination of Service for clients with NDIS packages.
  • If you have clients who already have NDIS packages and would like to access our services, please contact us and we are happy to assist you and/or your client.
  • If you have any questions about One Door Wollongong, our program or how we can assist clients with their NDIS applications and plans, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
     

One Door Light and Hope Clubhouse:

Light & Hope Clubhouse offers a safe, supportive, respectful environment for people living with mental illness. It’s a place you can go to meet other people with lived experience of mental illness, take part in activities and find the help you need on your mental health journey.

From our humble beginnings in 2009 when we operated only one day per week, our membership has increased and our members are taking on more and more tasks including establishing a vegetable garden that grows some of the vegetables used in the midday meal) and expanding access to housing, educational, employment and social opportunities.

Light & Hope Clubhouse is open Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm. Feel free to drop by for a coffee and a chat or give us a call.

Light & Hope Clubhouse is run by One Door Mental Health. Each member of Light & Hope Clubhouse is welcome, wanted and expected to arrive each day.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Healthy lifestyle activities
  • Social and recreational outings