Dianella Cottage Womens Programs
A harm minimisation service, Dianella Cottage provides a non-judgmental women’s drug & alcohol program that support coexisting drug, alcohol and mental health issues, including P.T.S.D. and complex trauma.
We welcome women at all stages of addressing their substance use. This includes women on opiate treatment programs and women impacted by the criminal justice, child protection and mental health systems.
Dianella Cottage runs the Wise Woman’s Day Treatment Program which is designed for women who need intensive drug and alcohol treatment but are unable to attend a residential rehabilitation services for a detox program.
The group program is run two days per week for 7 weeks, during school terms within school hours on Monday & Tuesday from 9.30 am to 2.30 pm.
The program is for women at all stages of addressing their issues with drugs and alcohol addiction.
Check in Circle Reflection and feedback.
Journey of Wellbeing A creative strength based way of exploring relapse prevention.
Manatee (mindfulness) Tools for managing mental health and negative thinking patterns with mindfulness.
Connections Exploration of relationship with self and others.
Indigo Girls: It’s All About Balance Skills and tools for sustainable recovery.
Touch the Earth Practical experience of grounding exercises.
Relationship with Substance A creative way of exploring, understanding and managing relationship with substance.
Dianella Cottage celebrates diversity and warmly welcomes all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from all cultures and countries to our place of healing
Dianella Cottage was established by the Blue Mountains Drug & Alcohol Recovery Services Inc, a non-denominational, non-government, not for profit organisation and is now managed by Lyndon.
Phone: (02) 4782 9265