COPMI (Children of Parents with a Mental Illness)
The Central Coast Local Health District has two COPMI Consultants who work with services to promote better outcomes for families by increasing understanding of the impact of parental mental illness on children 0-17 years and enhancing support for COPMI families. COPMI Consultants are available for consultation & liaison; training in a range of evidence-based COPMI packages information about resources and programs for families, including children.
COPMI Consultants can be contacted Monday to Friday during office hours on 4328 7350.
COPMI Consultants will respond within a timely manner; however, the positions are not direct referral service for case management.
Why COPMI? (Link)
Here is a link to a fact sheet for siblings of young people with mental health problems.