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“I’m happy I have a roof over my head. I can do my own thing. I've got my freedom. I can start again.”
“Today I’ve got to think more positive than ever. I have three beautiful step-children out there… When I get better, I’ll have to bring my family back.”
“My future is a long way ahead. I’ve still got a lot to learn.”
Garry can nurture his mental health in a stable home. He’s grown a positive outlook for a safe and happy future.
“He moved over to transitional properties which was enough time for Garry to… get everything sorted to live independently in private rental.” Ashley
“I’m happy I have a roof over my head… I’m not looking over my shoulders.” Garry
“He has had an opportunity to address his mental health.” Ashley
“I’m grateful that I can move on and start again. I tell other people don’t hide yourself, go out and see what’s out there.” Garry
Link2home is the statewide homelessness information and referral telephone service.
Ask Izzy is a mobile website that connects people who are in crisis with the services they need right now and nearby.
Mental Health Line is a telephone service staffed by mental health professionals.
02 May 2023
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.
You can access our apology to the Stolen Generations.