There are mental health and wellbeing services available in your community through the Flying Doctor Wellbeing program, which is offered by the Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria.
Flying Doctor Wellbeing provides free confidential mental health appointments with no need for a GP referral. You are able to access 6 free sessions with a mental health clinician through a face-to-face meeting or via telehealth.
To access the service you must be aged 18 or over, live or work within 60 minutes of Boort (the local service site) and experiencing:
- worry, sadness, stress or low mood
- relationship or family difficulties
- financial stress
- lack of confidence
- grief or loss
- concern for a family member or friend
For further information, please visit https://www.flyingdoctor.org.au/vic/our-services/wellbeing/
Bookings can also be made by contacting Boort District Health on (03) 5451 5200.