Mental Illness Fellowship Northern Territory (Inc)

Mental Illness Fellowship of Australia (NT), MIFA(NT) is a non-government organisation providing services for people living with a mental illness and their carer’s and families.

WHAT WE DO

If you have a mental health condition and need support to get the most out of daily life we can help you manage your recovery. At MIFANT we provide support, education, advocacy and respite for those with a mental health concern, carers and families and friends. All our programs are delivered with the input and participation of people who themselves live with or are affected by mental health conditions. 

FIND THE RIGHT SUPPORT SERVICES

We can help you find the right support services whether you are an individual with mental health condition or a carer or family member. We run a wide range of programs and services which include:

  • Recreation drop in center & studio 
  • Support groups & one-to-one support
  • Respite & therapeutic groups
  • Excursions & group activities 
  • Information and education

INFORMATION

We keep up-to-date of the latest research and treatments for mental health conditions, and can help you with a range of information on mental health.

This includes:

  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Ptsd & trauma
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Wellness
  • Cannabis
  • Psychosis
  • Carer

We also have a well-stocked library of resources and information about other services within your community.

COMMUNITY EDUCATION

We are committed to raising awareness that recovery from mental illness is possible. We aim to reduce discrimination and stigma around mental illness and we work with government, community groups and health services to promote understanding of mental illness and the rights of people with mental illness. 

OUR FELLOWSHIP

We are part of two national organisations of mental health service providers:

Mental Illness Fellowship of Australia (MIFA). MIFA is a not-for-profit, grassroots, self-help, support and advocacy organisation of people with serious mental illnesses, their families and friends. 

Mental Health Carers Australia (MHCA) is the leading mental health carer support agency in Australia. MHCA services provide specialist mental health support to families, carers and their friends.

 

Mental Illness Fellowship of Australia (NT), MIFA(NT) is a non-government organisation providing services for people living with a mental illness and their carer’s and families. 

 

Image credit to Louise Denton Photography

Contact

2/273 Bagot Rd,
Coconut Grove, NT 0810

PO Box 40556,
Casuarina NT 0811

P: (08) 8948 1051
Freecall: 1800 985 944 
F: (08) 8948 2473

Emailadmin@mifant.org.au   

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