Orana Sutherland have services such as: Breakfast and support services Hub, Parents of adult children support group, Grandparent support group, Legal Aid outreach, Wesley early intervention – homeless prevention outreach, Counselling, Tax Help and much more.
Weekly Breakfast – A free service provided at Sutherland every Tuesday morning 9.30 – 11.00am
Breakfast and support services hub is held at STAPLETON AVENUE COMMUNITY CENTRE, 3A Stapleton Avenue, Sutherland
Come along and enjoy cereal, toast and fruit, in a safe and friendly environment. We also have fruit, vegetables, bread and meals that you can take home.
Parent of adult children support group – held on 2nd Tuesday of the month 6:30-8:00pm,
6:30pm on the 2nd Tuesday of the month.
DO you have an adult child who is living with mental ill-health and are you experiencing related problems?
ARE you a parent providing ongoing support to your adult child who may also have drug or alcohol dependencies?
Orana hold monthly meetings with relevant guest speakers, an ongoing support group and assistance for parents who are currently experiencing difficulties with their adult son or daughter.
Anyone interested is invited to attend:
Orana – 3A Stapleton Avenue, Sutherland.
For more information please contact us on 9521 8280.
Grandparent Support Group – Held on the last Thursday of each month, for Grandparents who are parenting their Grandchildren full time or have an active role in looking after them while their parents are at work.
Last Thursday of each month – 10am to 12noon
Stapleton Avenue Community Centre – 3a Stapleton Ave Sutherland
Come for a cup of tea and a relaxed chat with others in a similar situation
For more info please call 9521 8280
Counselling Service – Free Counselling Service available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
INTERN PSYCHOLOGIST AVAILABLE
Do you need someone to talk to?
Does your anxiety get the better of you?
Do you feel things are out of your control?
Do you work in a stressful environment?
Has there been major changes in your life?
Do too many negative events happen all at once?
WHO CAN USE THIS SERVICE?
The service is available to adults (18 years and over).
WHAT TYPES OF COUNSELLING ARE OFFERED?
General Counselling Issues including –
- Worry and Anxiety
- Relationship difficulties
- Self-esteem/ Personal Development
- Workplace Stress and Performance Issues
- Goal Setting/ Problem Solving
- Coping with Change
- Loss and Grief
WHEN IS THIS SERVICE AVAILABLE?
Please call to make an appointment or for more information.
Monday to Friday
Between 9.00am and 4.00pm
Call: (02) 9521-8280
3A Stapleton Avenue
Sutherland NSW 2232
(opposite Sutherland Library)
Early intervention homeless prevention – Available every Tuesday 9:30am – 2pm.
Provided by Wesley, the aim of this service is to prevent homelessness. If you are struggling with rent arrears or need some extra assistance or advocacy to maintain your tenancy please phone us on 9521 8280 to make an appointment or pop in on Tuesdays between 9:30am and 2pm
Tax Help – Available from July to October.
Tax Help is staffed by trained ATO volunteers who are able to complete your tax return free of charge. Please phone us on 95218280 so that we can assess your eligibility and make an appointment.