WISE Ways to Work
WISE Ways to Work is a program for people living with a mental illness who have employment or other vocational goals.
Our program focuses on helping you build key skills for work such as concentration, working memory, problem solving, communication skills and mental and physical health management.
WISE Ways to Work is also committed to building the capacity and confidence of employers to provide mentally healthy and responsive work environments for all staff. Our team can provide specialist assistance in providing workplace adjustments and support for employees with a mental illness.
For more information about WISE Ways to Work, please email WISE Ways to Work Program Manager, Kimberley Capocchi or contact 0428 678 077.
WISE Ways to Work eligibility
WISE Ways to Work is available for those who are:
- Living with a mental illness
- Aged 18 or over
- Interested in work or volunteering
- Able to get to North Melbourne, or be willing to engage online via tele-health
- Able to attend while not affected by alcohol or illicit drugs
- Willing to self-reflect
- Comfortable in a group setting
If you, your family member or client does not have an NDIS plan but is interested in participating in WISE Way to Work activities, please email WISE Ways to Work Program Manager, Kimberley Capocchi, as we may be able to refer you to a similar program.
Customise your WISE Ways to Work experience
WISE Ways to Work offer a range of expert programs which allow you to build skills, manage your mental health and wellbeing and achieve your employment, study or volunteering goals. Our multidisciplinary team of Vocational Coaches are experts in Occupational Therapy.
We’re here to help you understand your eligibility and work out the best program for you. Our team works closely with you to determine a suitable plan, then we put together an individualised package to ensure you get the most out of your WISE Ways to Work experience.
Scroll down below to see the range of services we offer, or talk to our friendly team about the best ways we can help you. Email Kimberley Capocchi or contact 0428 678 077 to organise a time to chat, today!
WWtW is NDIS funded
WISE Ways to Work is a NDIS-registered vocational rehabilitation program that offers both group and individual support work to help prepare you for the world of work and supports you in your job- seeking journey. We do this by assisting you to build key skills for work and to manage your health in order to achieve your goals set out in your NDIS plan.
Scroll down to see our programs which can be added to your NDIS plan.