Safe Haven Cafe
St Vincent’s Hospital
Main Component

An after-hours cafe at St Vincent’s Hospital for people seeking a safe space, a cup of coffee or tea and someone to chat to if required.

Set up for people requiring support who may otherwise present to the ED but are not requiring acute care at that point.

Peer support workers and volunteers with a lived experience of mental health issues available to assist with exploring options available and identify local relevant services.

Outcomes or Aims
Pilot finished Dec 2018Now mainstreamed

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