Programs to help you navigate life's challenges

LEADING THE WAY IN TRAUMA CARE
 

Programs to help you navigate life's challenges

LEADING THE WAY IN TRAUMA CARE
 
Petrea King

WELCOME TO THE

Quest for Life Foundation

“We call them life’s Ds. Whether it’s a diagnosis, divorce, death, despair, depression or disaster most people face a significant challenge at some point in their life.

Quest for Life can make a profound and positive difference. We take a whole-person, recovery-orientated approach which provides evidence-based practical strategies and tools to help you to heal the past, build resilience for the future and live in the present. We can assist you to find your own best answer.

You will be nourished, encouraged and restored with the confidence and skills to embrace your challenges in more skilful ways.”

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Petrea King
Founder & CEO

WELCOME TO THE

Quest for Life Foundation

“We call them life’s Ds. Whether it’s a diagnosis, divorce, death, depression or disaster everyone faces a significant challenge at some point.

Quest for Life can make a profound and positive difference in your life. We take a whole-person, recovery orientated approach which provides evidence-based practical strategies and tools to help you to heal the past, build resilience for the future and live in the present.

You will be nurtured, nourished and restored with the confidence and skills to embrace the world again.”

Petrea King

Petrea King
Founder & CEO

How can we help?

Do You Need Help?

Feeling depressed? Have cancer, chronic pain or illness? Experiencing trauma or grief? We can help by teaching you valuable life skills and strategies for living well and finding peace.

The Science Behind our Programs

Our Programs are based on the latest research and understanding of health, healing, neuroplasticity – the brain’s ability to change – and epigenetics.

Live Well and Stay Well

Want to live longer,
stay healthy and be happy?

We can all change old patterns, heal our past, adopt healthier behaviours and live happier, more resilient and peaceful lives.

Residential Programs

Our programs run from our facilities in the Southern Highlands so you can focus on your life without distraction & learn valuable life skills & strategies for healing & peace.

Workshops

Support and inspiration to build wellbeing and resilience of organisations, communities, first responders, health professionals. Delivered by our fabulous facilitators.

Online Courses

Self-Paced learning delivered by Petrea King & Margie Braunstein to help you navigate life’s challenges. Multimedia courses include video modules, workbook, personal plan, meditation downloads, resources.

Workplace Health & Wellbeing

Culturally sensitive workshops to support physical, mental health & emotional wellbeing of employees. Tailored to your requirements. Delivered online or face-to-face.

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Quest for Life acknowledges First Nations people and communities as the Traditional Owners of the land. Wherever we meet, we acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past and present, and emerging leaders.

The Quest for Life Centre is located on the traditional lands of the Gundungurra people.

Quest for Life is an inclusive community where everyone can expect to be treated with compassion, humility, respect and empathy. We are committed to creating inclusive spaces, communities, workplaces, policies and services for people of all backgrounds, identities, circumstances, cultures, bodies and abilities.

 

THE QUEST FOR LIFE SHOP

The Quest for Life Shop provides a range of resources to support wellbeing, holistic health, living mindfully and for people dealing with life’s challenges. When you buy from our online store, the proceeds support the work of the Quest for Life Foundation, helping to restore the lives of people in need of our programs and services.

Featured Products

Main House
Labyrinth
Guest Room
Friar
Bundanoon
Counselling

Would you like Petrea
to speak at your event?

Petrea King is at the forefront of wellness education and is a frequent lecturer at medical and other conferences. Petrea sees crisis as a catalyst for personal growth and understanding and as an opportunity for healing and peace. She is a valued speaker, lecturer and facilitator of workshops.

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Funding Options for Residential Programs

Self-Funding

Quest subsidises all privately or self-funded places to ensure the cost of our programs remains affordable to individuals. This allows us to reduce the fee from $4,400 to $2,800.

$2,200 Shared room (Early bird* $2,100 – must be paid 30 days in advance)
$2,800 Single room (Early bird* $2,700 – must be paid 30 days in advance)

Fees effective 1 July 2023.

Subsidies and Financial Help

Through generous grants, donations and fundraising, additional subsidies and financial help is available for a range of circumstances and anyone experiencing financial stress will be considered. We review each case individually and we do not means test. All applications are conducted via phone with a friendly member of the Programs intake team.

NDIS

Quest is a registered NDIS Provider. Residential Programs can be funded through plan-managed and self-managed NDIS plans.

DVA

We work with Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA) White Card or Gold Card holders to make applications to the DVA Health Approvals Board.

Worker’s Comp Insurance

Residential programs can be covered by workers compensation insurance on a case-by-case basis.

Call our Programs Advisers Today
1300 941 488