LOCAL MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT SERVICES

MONASH YOUTH SERVICES (MYS)

Monash Youth Services (MYS) is a part of the broad range of services that Monash Council provides to the local community.  MYS provides programs, events and services to young people and families living and accessing the City of Monash. MYS services and programs are free and confidential.

MYS offers individual support for young people aged 10-25 years. The team also facilitate a range of youth development and participation programs. A range of youth events are planned and developed by young people participating in programs including music, volunteering and a film festival.

Phone: 9518 3900

Address: 14 Bogong Avenue Glen Waverley

Email: YRCR@monash.vic.gov.au

Website: www.monashyouth.org.au

HEADSPACE

Headspace offer support services to young people aged between 12 and 25. Services include:

Locations:

Hawthorn

Address: Level 1, 360 Burwood Highway rd Hawthorn

Phone: 9006 6500

Knox

Address: 2 Capital City Blvd, Wantirna South

Phone: 9801 6088

WAVECARE

Provides counselling to people for a broad range of issues. Counselling is provided in a safe and confidential environment by qualified and experienced practitioners. Services include:

Phone: 9560 6722

Address: 155 Coleman Parade Glen Waverley VIC

Website: www.wavecare.org.au

SPECIALISED SERVICES

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT:

Beyond Blue:                                    https://www.beyondblue.org.au/                              1300 224 636

Suicide Call Back Service https://www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au/           1300 659 467

Lifeline                                               https://www.lifeline.org.au/                                       13 11 14

Kids Helpline                                     https://kidshelpline.com.au/                                       1800 551 800

Psychiatric Triage Service              https://www.easternhealth.org.au/site/item/113-mental-health-triage-emergency-department-response-team

                              (Crisis service)                                                                                              1300 721 927

DRUG AND ALCOHOL SUPPORT:

Link Health and Community

Locations: Glen Waverley, Clayton, Chadstone and Oakleigh

Phone: 1300 552 509

Email: linkhc@linkhc.org.au

Web: www.monashlink.org.au

 

Youth Substance Abuse Service (YSAS)

Phone: 1800 458 685 

Email: advice@yodaa.org.au 

Website: www.ysas.org.au

LGBTQI SUPPORT

Youth Support

Minus 18

Phone: 9427 7702

Email: info@minus18.org.au

Website: www.minus18.org.au

Rainbow Network

Phone: (03) 9479 8760

Email: glhv@latrobe.edu.au

Web: www.rainbownetwork.com.au

 

Parent Support

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)

Address: 6 Claremont Street, South Yarra

Phone: (03) 9827 8408

Email: p_flagvic@hotmail.com

Web: www.pflag.org.au

LEGAL SUPPORT

Monash Law Clinics

Address: 60 Beddoe Avenue, Clayton

Phone: 1800 860 333

Web: www.monashlawclinics.com.au

 

Youthlaw

Address: 19 King Street, Melbourne

Phone: (03) 9611 2412

 Email: legal@youthlaw.asn.au

Web: www.youthlaw.asn.au/

 

Legal Aid

Website: www.legalaid.vic.gov.au

Phone: 1300 792 387

CASA (Victorian Centre Against Sexual Assault)

Address: 17 Ware Crescent Ringwood East 3195

Phone: 1800 806 292

CYBER SAFETY AND GAMING

E-Safety Commissioner                  https://www.esafety.gov.au/                      

Institute of Games                          www.instituteofgames.com

Common Sense Media                   www.commonselnsemedia.org

OTHER HELPFUL WEBSITES AND SERVICES

Reach Out                          Resources for young people                        https://au.reachout.com/

Smiling Minds                    Mindfulness meditation                                https://www.smilingmind.com.au/

Relationships Australia    Relationship support                                      http://www.relationships.org.au/

Embrace Multicultural Mental Health                                     http://embracementalhealth.org.au/              

Moodgym                           Mental health support                                  https://moodgym.com.au/

Bite Back                            Mental Health Support                                  https://www.biteback.org.au