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Matt has come a long way from the isolated and shy person who moved into The Haven Foundation’s residence in Frankston two years ago.

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Cuchulainn has had his own home at Haven Mooroopna for just over a year and a lot has changed for him since then.
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When Becky was referred to Mind Australia’s Youth Outreach Recovery Support (YORS) program she was struggling to get out of bed in the morning.

The 25-year-old from Corowa near the New South Wales-Victoria border said she had no motivation or purpose in her life.

“I didn’t even want to go to sleep in fear of the next day coming around,” she said.

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Robert says Mind Australia’s Active Recovery Team (ART) in Mandurah has helped him find long-term accommodation and improve his mental wellbeing.

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Family and Carer Peer Support Worker Julie Kelly says carers often experience burnout because they aren’t aware that support is available or they don’t identify as a carer.

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Veronica has turned the mental health struggles she experienced after years of bullying, abuse and violence as a child into something she can harness to help others.