Mens' Resource Centre is focused on creating a safe and nurturing environment for men and their families by offering advocacy, counselling and programs.

Our aim is to provide a first point of contact for men and their families in the Coffs Harbour Mid North Coast Region who find themselves in a position of need. We offer these men and their families access to a variety of services, courses and personnel. This access provides a firm foundation for these men and their families to regroup and overcome their individual obstacles.

Our Target Groups:

  • Men and fathers

  • Socially and financially disadvantaged men in our community

  • Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islanders and/or refugees

  • Prisoners following release from jail

  • Men suffering from relationship breakdown and/or trauma victims

  • Those suffering mental health issues

  • Suicide prevention and homelessness

The services available are:

  • Drug & alcohol counselling

  • Group work

  • Crime prevention

  • Adolescent issues

  • Concerns of the elderly

  • Gambling counselling

  • Relationship counselling

  • Suicide prevention

  • Working with persons on probation & parole

  • Triple P for non-custodial parents

  • Anger management – conflict resolution

  • Self esteem issues

  • Crisis intervention

  • Some support with accommodation

Our service and its many facets interact with other service providers to provide a strong base where the males in our community are able to grow learn and take those life skills into their own community.