NSW Family & Carer Mental Health Program (FCMHP)

NSW Family & Carer Mental Health Program

One Door Mental Health is the service provider for the NSW Family & Carer Mental Health Program in partnership with five Local Health Districts (LHD). The five LHDs involved are Hunter New England, Murrumbidgee, Southern NSW, South Western Sydney and Sydney. The FCMHP is funded by the NSW Ministry of Health. One Door employ Carer Advocates to deliver this program to those who support someone living with a mental illness.

One Door Carer Advocates give you practical support at what can be a very difficult time for your family. They will support you with information to cope, help in building a network of support people, assistance in navigating the mental health system and the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). A loved one’s mental illness diagnosis can be a hard time for the family, One Door’s Carer Advocates are available to help you access the supports and services you need but may not know exist.

One Door is the CMO in partnership with the following LHDs:
•Hunter New England   (Armidale, Inverell, Muswellbrook, Newcastle, Tamworth, Taree)
•Murrumbidgee  (Albury, Griffith, Wagga Wagga)
•Southern NSW  (Bega, Goulburn, Moruya, Queanbeyan)
•South Western Sydney  (Bankstown, Campbelltown, Moss Vale)
•Sydney  (Bankstown)

Carer Advocates are available across each LHD for both individual support sessions and education sessions.