You may be eligible for NewAccess if you:
- live in an area that delivers the NewAccess program
- you’re the correct age for your region (some regions service 12+, 16+ or 18+).
Unfortunately, you will not able to use the service if you are;
- currently seeing a psychologist or psychiatrist
- dealing with severe/complex presentations.
Sometimes it’s not evident until the initial assessment if a person is not suitable for NewAccess. If your symptoms or condition is found to be too severe or not suitable, you will be referred to a more appropriate service.
NewAccess service during the coronavirus pandemic
NewAccess will support people while following safe physical-distancing advice.
Our providers will continue to offer coaching via video or phone call during the coronavirus pandemic. Many providers are now back to face to face sessions, so please check with your provider directly to find out what options are available.
Remember, you don’t need a doctor’s referral to access this service, just enquire directly today.