We are continually responding to community needs that are identified through our local consultations, service delivery, research and advocacy. This report for the year 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017, provides a record of our activities, performance and financial position. In reviewing our outcomes and achievements for the year, we acknowledge our Board, senior leadership team and our highly professional staff, people with a lived experience of mental health issues, their families and carers, all of whom have contributed to these results.
Indicates Flourish Australia sites in Australia.
number of people we support in these regions
1169 Hunter New England
837 South Western Sydney
553 Nepean Blue Mountains
570 Western Sydney
372 Illawarra Shoalhaven
367 South Eastern Sydney
224 Southern NSW
59 Western NSW
22 Far West
4 Northern Sydney
▲ Some people may attend more than one location and program
During 2016/17 Flourish Australia provided services and programs around New South Wales and South East Queensland.
Our major services supported ▲
people to make friends, get involved & learn new things
people to find a job
people in the ndis
people in headspace
Flourish Australia aims to be an employer of choice. We have a highly dedicated staff, and to deliver our services, and build our capacity we continue to invest and develop our workforce, which includes training and growing our staff and peer workforce.
Certificate IV graduates
new Certificate I, II, III, IV enrolments
hours, on average, per staff member
staff became certified in trauma informed practices
Demographics of people
accessing our services
A major focus of our work is opening participation pathways for people with a lived experience. These can take many forms, but the ultimate goal is for people to live a contributing life and regain their full citizenship as a member of the community.