The recovery journey for someone with severe and persistent mental illness can be long and difficult.

Grampians Partners in Recovery is improving access to services needed for individuals, carers and their families.

If you or someone you know has severe and persistent mental illness and:

  • Is not engaging with services
  • Has little or no support
  • Is willing to engage with GPIR
  • Is between 25 and 64 years of age and lives in the GPIR area

Contact GPIR for further information

Phone:  1800 056 400



If you require information about mental health support services you can obtain this by calling the Intake and Assessment agency ACSO Connect available on 1300 953 799.  

The new MHCSS in Ballarat will be the Mental Illness Fellowship and Uniting Care Ballarat & Wimmera. Mental Illness Fellowship can be contacted on (03)8486 4200 or Ballarat Uniting Care Ballarat & Wimmera can be contacted on (03)5332 1286. 


Connecting2community is a psychosocial support service co-designed by consumers, for consumers and delivered by peer workers, to inspire confidence and hope in others on their journey of recovery...