Children of Parents who have a Mental Illness

able's COPMIA is run in Invercargill, to support children and young people affected by a family member's mental illness or addiction


  • you're not alone
  • your feelings do matter
  • look after yourself
  • it's not your fault
  • it can get better
  • have some fun
  • go easy on yourself


The service includes:

  • Education: understanding mental wellbeing
  • Advocacy: A voice to help you be heard
  • Support: Someone to listen to you
  • Information: Access to resources


If you would like to find out more get in touch.