PATS (Paying Attention To Self) – Lilydale eastern & outer eastern region

Programs for children and youth of parents with a mental illness (peer support and education programs)

Paying Attention to Self is a program for young people 12-18 years who have a parent with a mental illness.

The program includes:

  • An 8 week group run in school terms
  • Social activities throughout the year
  • A Young People’s Reference Group that incorporates a mental health promotion education partnership with Uniting Care Community Options -Commonwealth Carer Respite Services.

Download Free COPMI Resources

For use by families where a parent has a mental illness, their supporters, and services who work with them.