“The Russell Island Respite Retreat!” is run by highly skilled staff and volunteers for young people to get out and enjoy the great outdoors.
With 24/7 support in the home, your child’s safety is guaranteed.
Only a fun 20 minute trip by ferry from Redlands Bay.
Tranquillity is the key to living on Russell, It has a quiet easy living lifestyle, great fishing within the sheltered waters of the marine park, and mud crabbing at the bottom of your front yard. The bird life is unbelievable, and is one of 125 recognised sanctuaries for birdlife in the world
The respite house is fully furnished and has everything needed for a weekend away. 3 Bedrooms, fully equipped Bathroom and kitchen.
We have our vehicles ready to take clients to and fro around the island.
Regularly maintained checks.
A safe place to create and share.
Full kitchen facilities including oven, stove and dishwasher Separate living area.
Tranquillity is the key to living on Russell, It has a quiet easy living lifestyle, great fishing within the sheltered waters of the marine park, and mud crabbing at the bottom of your front yard. The bird life is unbelievable, and is one of 125 recognised sanctuaries for birdlife in the world. .
All My Healthy Mind staff are trained and experienced working with a wide range of clients. These clients range from young children to adults. and include:
You can expect your child to be taken care of, and to be kept under 24 hour supervision. During their stay, clients will be treated fairly, and will leave our progeam with skills to help them through life.
Pricing for the Russell Island Respite Centre is based on the needs of our clients, our client to staff ratio and the time our clients will be staying with us.
Call us on 1300 376 399 for more information
The beautiful Russell Island in Redland City is the biggest of the Southern Moreton Bay Islands,
Redland Bay Marina is an hours drive from both the Gold Coast and Ipswich, and a short 40 minute drive from central Brisbane. Russell island is easily accessible by ferry.
Our respite home is a spacious house, surrounded by nature. The Russell island Respite House is only a short drive to the beach, swimming pool and other Island activities.
Single and shared rooms available. Shared rooms are for siblings if requested.
Transport is available, if required, from My Healthy Mind staff. Airport collection is also available for clients who fly into the Gold Coast (OOL) or Brisbane Airport
Step 1: Contact My Healthy Mind to discuss your needs and pricing.
Step 2: Use the Online Appointments section below, select Respite Services, and BOOK IN for each DAY you would like your child to attend Respite.
Step 3: Complete the Client Information Form , ensuring you provide as much information as possible. This will assist us while caring for your child. Additional forms will need to be completed once booking is confirmed.