Children of Parents with a Mental Illness

Counselling, Education & Training, Mental Health, Parenting


Level 2, RNS Community Health Centre, 2C Herbert Street, St Leonards NSW

Opening Times

Monday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed


The COPMI (Children of Parents with a Mental Illness) Consultants provide support and interventions for children and parents/families where a parent has a mental illness. Support may include issues regarding parenting capacity, impact of mental illness, family focused intervention, care planning, group programs, psycho-education and other assessments and interventions depending on need. The service aims to help minimise the vulnerability to mental health problems in children of parents who experience mental illness.

Need to know

Appointment: Required.
Referral: Not required.
Catering to: All ages.
Cost: Free service.
Parent or guardian: Not required.
Languages: English, Chinese dialects, Farsi, Tibetan, Interpreters available