Wellways Recovery Program have spaces for new Referrals

The Wellways to Recovery Program has more capacity for new referrals.

The Recovery Program is for people who experience a diagnosed mental health issue. The program supports a person to build their skills and achieve their goals. It’s a free service that provides one-on-one mental health support and development for up to 2 years.

For further information please refer to the Statement for referrers. Please also note the important information below regarding referral sign-off, found under ‘referral guidance about filling in the form’.

Criteria for referral into the Wellways to Recovery Program:

  • The person is 16 years and over
  • The person has a diagnosed mental health issue
  • The person is ready to make changes in their life.

Wellways to Recovery referral guidance about filling in the form

  • For the referral to be a valid, a clinician must verify the mental health diagnosis and the risk section (ie: GP, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Mental Health Services
  • Case Manager, Mental Health Social Worker)
  • If a referrer is not a clinician, the referral form can be filled in however it would require the diagnosis and risk section of the referral form to be clinically signed off (ie : GP, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Mental Health Services Case Manager, Mental Health Social Worker)
  • There are two signature spaces – one for clinical sign off and the other for referrer. If you are both the clinician and referrer, please sign both sections.
  • In the Risk section of the form, if a referrer ticks “high risk”, please include a brief description of that risk

Completed referral forms are sent to:

The interactive and print versions of the referral form are attached. Completed referrals are sent to tasmania@wellways.org

Stampede Stigma

We would also like to take this opportunity to let you know about our free mental health community education sessions – Stampede Stigma.

The session is one hour long, is designed for both staff groups and community groups and we can come to you.

More information about Stampede Stigma is attached.

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Further information:

  • For further information about the program and the referral process, please see the attached Wellways to Recovery brochure and Statement for Referrers.
  • Please contact the Hobart office on 03 6169 0600
  • Email manager South Tasmania Linda Carpenter lcarpenter@wellways.org

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