Ballarat Community Health specialises in individual, couple and group counselling

Counselling fits into NDIS plans in the area of Improved Daily Living.

Individual Counselling

Managing and processing feelings and emotions can be very difficult and complex, especially if you are experiencing significant changes in relationships or your wellbeing. Counselling can assist you to grow as a person and achieve your goals.

Counselling is usually done face to face with a qualified and experience counsellor in rooms at any of BCH sites

Lucas – 12 Lilburne Street Lucas
Sebastopol -260 Vickers Street
Cooinda – 10 Learmonth Rd Cooinda
Smythesdale 19 Heales Street
Victoria street – 28 Victoria Street

Counselling can be weekly or fortnightly and usually people have about 12 sessions over six months.

The funding line for this service is 15_043_0128_1_3 and the cost is $149.80 a session.

Contact the BCH customer Service Officer on 53384500 and request an appointment with an intake counsellor. The Customer Service Officer will make a time for a counsellor to phone you to discuss your needs and to set up a service agreement so you can commence your course of counselling.