Since October 2017, the NSW Government has partnered with Flourish Australia to deliver an innovative mental health program to enhance the wellbeing of individuals experiencing mental health issues in the community.
The Resolve Program will help approximately 530 people in and around Penrith and Orange with their mental health recovery journey.
The Program will provide participants with two years of comprehensive, recovery-oriented mental health support.
The Program complements other mental health services in Nepean Blue Mountains and Western NSW Local Health Districts and is supported by a $7 million social benefit bond raised by Social Ventures Australia.
As outlined in Living Well, A Strategic Plan for Mental Health in NSW 2014-2024, the NSW Government is committed to improving mental health outcomes for people with mental illness, and supporting their families and carers.
The Resolve Program is a two year program delivering comprehensive, mental health support comprising:
Social Ventures Australia is a social purpose organisation that works with partners to improve the lives of people in need.
Social Ventures Australia’s range of services are designed to scale social impact, helping business, government and philanthropists to be more effective funders, and social purpose organisations to be more effective at delivering services.
A social benefit bond of $7 million was raised by Social Ventures Australia to support the Resolve Program.