Peer Support Groups
The Peer Support Groups are run by two MSRS Peer Support Workers. The groups aims to help people affected by substance misuse, and it is a safe place to share experiences, build support relationships and encourage positive change.
It is open to anybody over 18 struggling or affected by substance misuse, including alcohol, illicit drugs, prescribed or over-the-counter medications. It is a confidential and free group, and you don’t need anything to come along.
#BeZine Peer Support Group
#BeZine, a group which produces and publishes a magazine on an ongoing basis. #BeZine is designed to enable participants to creatively explore themes of addiction, recovery, loss, growth, secrets and lies. #BeZine is about self-expression, storytelling and thinking outside the box. #BeZine is self-led and has no expectations of design outcomes. The world is your oyster.
When: Mondays, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Where: Hawthorn Community House, 32 Henry Street, Hawthorn
Cost: Free, lunch included
Women’s Wellness Group
A four week group for women to meet, share and explore ways of caring for ourselves. Includes gentle yoga & relaxation, stress reduction, relapse prevention, healthy eating and journaling.
When: Wednesdays in March 2020, 1-3:30pm
Where: Access Health and Community, 378 Burwood Road, Hawthorn
For information or to register contact Vanessa on 9810 3034.
Women’s Wellness group
When: Dates to be confirmed
Where: Banyule Community Health, 21 Alamein Road, West Heidelberg
When: Wednesdays in February 2020, 2- 3pm
Where: Access Health and Community, 378 Burwood Road, Hawthorn (downstairs)
For information or to register contact Vanessa on 9810 3034