Mental Health Programs

Mental Health Community Outreach Programs

The following programs are offered at Habitat Kew as part of Boroondara Community Outreach Ministry. They are for people who have a mental illness and/or are socially isolated. Programs are free.

Open Your Art

This is a drop-in art & craft space. Light lunch provided. This programs is offered as part of Boroondara Community Outreach Ministry. They are for people who have a mental illness and/or are socially isolated.

When: Monday, 11am-1pm
Where: Habitat Kew
Cost: Free
Facilitator: Rev. Natalie Dixon-Monu
Bookings & Enquiries: 0409 019 269

Good Grub

A free three-course lunch with great company for people in Boroondara who live in rooming houses/community housing and have minimal cooking facilities. Emergency relief of non-perishables, seconds’ vegetables and clothing available.

When: Tuesday, 10:30am-12noon
Where: Habitat Kew
Cost: Free
Facilitator: Rev. Natalie Dixon-Monu
Bookings & Enquiries: 0409 019 269

Women’s Group

A space for women to gather and engage in some social, leisure and craft activities. Light lunch provided.

When: Fortnightly Fridays, 1pm-3pm
Where: Habitat Kew
Cost: Free
Facilitator: Rev. Natalie Dixon-Monu
Bookings & Enquiries: 0409 019 269

Habitat Artist Studio

This is a peer-led space for artists who have a mental illness & for whom artistic expression is important to maintaining well-being. Application for memberships open.

When: Monday 1pm-5pm
Where: Habitat Kew
Cost: $10, covers material costs
Facilitator: Rev. Natalie Dixon-Monu
Bookings & Enquiries: 0409 019 269

bookings

The activities and programs above are facilitated by a variety of Habitat Uniting Church members, partners and associates. The content of programs is the responsibility of facilitators and not Habitat Uniting Church.

When enrolling please check the guidelines for enquiries and bookings to indicate whether to book through the Habitat office, or directly with the facilitator.

For activities facilitated by Habitat Uniting Church please follow the following procedure:
Contact the office by:

  • telephone 9819 2844, or 
  • by email office@habitatforspirituality.org.au giving your name, contact telephone number, email address if applicable and the name of the course, or
  • use the booking request form below.

booking request form

* Required







payment

Once your enrolment has been confirmed payment instructions will be advised to you. Payment can be made by either:

Direct payment to Bendigo Bank BSB 633 000
Acc. number 1379 13604
Acc. Name: Habitat Uniting Church
Reference: Your name and event

Or by calling the office, Tuesday to Thursday, 9.30am-4pm, with your credit card details.

 

Habitat Uniting Church Office
2 Minona Street, Hawthorn VIC
phone 9819 2844
office@habitatforspirituality.org.au

St David's Centre
cnr Burke & Mont Albert Rds
Canterbury VIC

Habitat Spirituality Centre
@ Augustine

2 Minona St, Hawthorn VIC

Kew Uniting Church
23 Highbury Grove
Kew VIC