"Recovery isn’t about getting back to how you were before,
it's about building something new" Anonymous


Partners In Recovery is about supporting people living with a severe and persistent mental illness to access their own supports and services based on the recovery needs of each individual.

  • Public community & specialist mental health services
  • Private psychiatrists & psychologists
  • Primary & secondary health care services
  • Alcohol & other drug treatment services
  • Disability services
  • Income support services (e.g. Centrelink)

Our role is to understand and assist in the addressing a person’s individual recovery needs through a comprehensive and coordinated response from a range of sectors including:

  • Supported accommodation services & other
  • Personal Helpers & Mentors
  • Program providers
  • Providers of community based living skills programs
  • Vocational rehabilitation, education & employment services
  • Sports & recreation programs
  • Parenting support, child protection, domestic violence & justice services

Upcoming Events

Community Events and Activities

FNQ PIR provide connections to events happening in our region and try to include as many free events as possible. (Sports, Fitness, Meditation, Art, Music and Community Service events). If you would like to share an event or activity on our website, please contact us. To access community events in our region please click here.


Latest News

Hearing Voices Group

Cairns and Hinterland Consumer & Carer Advisory Group are supporting Hearing Voices Group in Cairns. Hearing Voices Group can support through:-

  • providing a safe place to share experiences of strength and hope
  • support people to come to terms with their voices
  • supporting each other