Grampians Prevention and Recovery Care centre

Posted: 31st Aug

The $6 million Grampians Prevention and Recovery Care centre opened in July 2020. 

The 12-bed facility will provide short-term treatment and support in a residential setting for people experiencing mental illness in the Ballarat and Grampians region.

The new facility is one of 20 Prevention and Recovery Care (PARC) centres across Melbourne and regional Victoria, providing community-based treatment for people who are unwell or recovering from mental illness.

The program is part of the Victorian Government’s $325.7 million investment in mental health services outlined in the 10-year Mental Health Plan.

Grampians Prevention and Recovery Care centre provides:

  • 20 PREVENTION AND RECOVERY CENTRES
  • 12-BED PURPOSE-BUILT FACILITY
  • $6M IN NEW REGIONAL MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
  • 24-HOUR CLINICIAN SUPPORT

Source: https://www.vhhsba.vic.gov.au/mental-health/community-based-care/grampians-prevention-and-recovery-care-centre