Support Groups

Support Groups provide an opportunity for people to help one another, understand their anxiety disorder and the recovery process.

The groups provide an avenue to share their hope, motivations and their journey in a safe, supportive environment. ARCVic Member Marnie's poem The Open Door is a great expression of what we hope people bring to and take from our support groups.

A full list of all regular support group times is available below. Times and dates for each session are available through our events calendar. 

Click the location name to get address and meeting time details.

Groups  Locations 
 Anxiety Disorders Support Groups

Ascot Vale 

Bentleigh *Now meets the first Monday of the month

Boronia 

Frankston *Due to venue renovations the Frankston Support group will be                          on hold until MARCH 2020

Eltham

Hillside/Melton 

Werribee

Footscray *NEW Evening TIME 7.00 to 8.30pm & meeting every 2nd                                 Wednesday of the month

Hawthorn 

Lilydale 

Surrey Hills Sunday 

Templestowe *On hold until further notice

*NEW Taylors Lakes 

 Regional Support Groups

*NEW Ballarat/Wendouree

Mansfield 

Traralgon 

 Specialised Support Groups for specific anxiety disorders:  

 Trichotillomania (Hair Pulling) & Dermatillomania (Skin Picking)

Surrey Hills 

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Surrey Hills 

Hoarding

Surrey Hills

*New LGBTQIA+

Carlton 

Social Anxiety

Surrey Hills 
Wellbeing Surrey Hills
Mindfulness Guided 

Surrey Hills 
Women's Childhood Trauma 

Surrey Hills 
Student Multicultural 

Carlton

Interstate Trichotillomania (Hair Pulling) &

Dermatillomania (Skin Picking) Support Groups

Perth 

Adelaide *We have replaced monthly meetings with casual daytime gatherings that hopefully lots of you can attend with family and/or friends. Please click on link for more information or call the ARCVic office on (03) 9830 0566.

 

If you are interested in attending a Support Group please contact us