Embark Enterprises Ltd. (NSW)

Acronym: 
Embark Cottage

Embark Enterprises was set up to promote the welfare of people who have, or have had a mental illness. The company submits requests for funding for facilities, programs and staffing to address the needs of clients in the areas of social, living skills, accommodation and employment.The company also aims to provided educational and supportive services to families, and to advocate on their behalf towards improvements in the laws, policies, and services to people with a mental illness. Any person interested in promoting the aims of the company may become a member. Embark Cottage caters specifically for people with mental health disabilities in the Blacktown area. It functions as a Drop in Centre, as well as providing specific programs as listed above. More can be added if needed including a vocational program. Membership cost is $5.00 per annum. Any person interested in promoting the aims of the company can become a member.

Contact
Contact name: 
Phillip Dubberley
Cottage Co-ordinator
Phone 1: 
(02) 9671 6331
Fax: 
(02) 9671 6331
Address
Postal Address: 
38 Peter Street
BLACKTOWN
2148
Access
Access facilities: 
Limited wheelchair access
Opening hours: 
9.30am to 4.30pm, most days
Disabilities: 
Psychiatric
Activities: 
Outings, swimming, tennis, tenpin bowling, gardening, cooking, movies, social groups, art, craft, cricket, recreation
Service details
Fees: 
$ 5 membership
Area: 
Sydney metropolitan, western suburbs, Blacktown
Clients: 
People with a mental illness
Funding: 
Local govt, fees, donations
Resources: 
Educational courses, workshops, gardening, drop in centre

Disclaimer

Nican highly recommends contacting accommodation facilities prior to booking to ensure they meet your specific requirements. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on our website as we are unable to verify all information supplied to us.