1. Mental Health and Wellbeing



    Services/programs

      Art Therapy

    • Art Therapy (Peninsula Home Hospice)

      Provides Home-Based Art Therapy for families or indivduals within your  home. Activities...

      Contact: 9783 6177

      Provided by: Peninsula Home Hospice

      Referral by: GP or self referrals

    • Art Therapy (RecLink) (Good Shepherd)

      Provides creative space for young people to explore their feelings and emotions through...

      Contact: 5970 7000

      Provided by: Good Shepherd Youth and Family...

    • Art Therapy Group Programs (Empowered Art Therapy)

      Provides mental health and wellbeing through the Healing Arts. Groups Programs and individual...

      Contact: 0450 253 990 or 0450 253 990

      Provided by: Empowered Art Therapy

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Direct Support

    • Services for Families (Family Life)

      Provides a variety of services to  children, youth and families. This includes counselling,...

      Contact: 8599 5433

      Provided by: Family Life

    • Counselling for young people (headspace)

      Provides up to 6 counselling sessions with a Better Access counsellor.

      Email: headspace@headspacefrankston.org.au

      Provided by: headspace Frankston

    • Grow Groups - Mental Health Support (Grow)

      Provides young people who are experiencing mental health issues a place to go and meet...

      Contact: 1800 558 268

      Provided by: Grow Victoria - Mental Health...

    • Ladies who Latte (MI Fellowship)

      Provides a coffee group called “Ladies who Latte” which meets weekly at a local...

      Contact: 9784 6800 (Enquiries: Frankston...

      Provided by: MI Fellowship (fka Mental Illness...

    • Material Aid (Western Port)

      Provide assistance through the provision of food parcels, food...

      Contact: 5979 2762

      Provided by: Western Port Community Support

    • Men's Behaviour Change Programs (Peninsula Health)

      Provides Men's Behavioral Change Programs that focus on preventing family violence. ...

      Contact: 1300 665 781

      Provided by: Peninsula Health Community Health...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Monthly Coffee Catch Up (MI Fellowship)

      Provides an opportunity for all young people in the community to share information amongst other...

      Contact: 9784 6800

      Provided by: MI Fellowship (fka Mental Illness...

    • Personal Support and Counselling (Western Port Community Support)

      Provides appropriate material help to clients in times of crisis and ongoing personal support....

      Contact: 5979 2762

      Provided by: Western Port Community Support

    • Psychology & Counselling for Youth (Community One)

      Provides support to young people who are experiencing relationship issues; trauma; stress and...

      Contact: 5974 2092

      Provided by: Mount Martha Community Learning Centre

    • Mental Health and Wellbeing

    • TRY Mentoring for young people (TRY)

      Provides mentoring opportunities for young people aged 7 to 20 (volunteers who wish to be a...

      Contact: 8545 9504

      Provided by: TRY Australia

    • Bush Boys Cook Group (Mental Illness Fellowship)

      Provides an opportunity for male participants to join together to investigate the great...

      Contact: 5986 0800

      Provided by: MI Fellowship (fka Mental Illness...

    • Community Support Services (Mornington Community Information and Support Centre Inc)

      Provides a range of services including tax help, financial counselling services and...

      Contact: 5975 1644

      Provided by: Mornington Community Information...

    • Community Support Services (SPCSIC)

      Provides a range of services that are accessible at the  Southern Peninsula Community...

      Contact: 5986 1285

      Provided by: Southern Peninsula Community...

    • Early in Life Mental Health Service (ELMHS) (Monash Health)

      Provides specialist state funded inpatient and outpatient mental health services for 0 - 25 (0 -...

      Contact: 1300 369 012 (Psychiatric Triage...

      Provided by: Monash Health

    • Find a Men's Shed

      Provides a place where men can go and gain powerful tools to help address health and wellbeing...

      Contact: 1300 550 009

      Provided by: Men's Shed Assosciation Australia

    • Find a Psychologist (Australian Psychological Society)

      Provides an online directory to help you find a local psychologist. Psychologists are experts in...

      Provided by: Australian Psychological Society

    • Online eTherapy - mindhealthconnect (healthdirect)

      Provides a list of online eTherapy sessions and service providers.  mindhealthconnect allows...

      Provided by: Healthdirect Australia

    • Phone & Web Support

    • 24 hour Kids Helpline and WebChat

      Provides 24 hour emergency crisis support, phone counselling and web chat to young people...

      Contact: 1800 551 800

      Provided by: Kids Helpline

    • 24 hour telephone Support (beyondblue)

      Provides over the phone support to young people experiencing signs of depression and...

      Contact: 1300 22 4636

      Provided by: beyondblue

    • Ask Someone (Integrated Family Violence Executive)

      Provides a website that  has been designed to help you, or someone you know who has...

      Provided by: Integrated Family Violence Executive

    • CONNECTEDSPACE (Relationships Australia Victoria)

      Provides a range of information and advice about youth issues via an interactive website. Young...

      Provided by: Relationships Australia Victoria

    • Crisis Support Chat Online (Lifeline)

      Provides short term support for young people who are overwhelmed and having difficulty coping or...

      Provided by: Lifeline

    • Eating Disorder Helpline and Support Groups (EDV)

      Provides a recovery support group for young people with an eating disorder who are taking steps...

      Contact: 1300 550 236

      Provided by: Eating Disorders Victoria (EDV)

    • Family Planning Victoria

      Provides help to young women who need help or advice around abortion. Also provides counselling...

      Contact: 1800 013 952

      Provided by: Family Planning Victoria

    • Helpline (Mental Illness Fellowship)

      Provides a h elpline for people with a mental illness, their families, carers and friends,...

      Contact: 8486 4222

      Provided by: MI Fellowship (fka Mental Illness...

    • MensLine

      Provides telephone and online support and information for men on a range of issues...

      Contact: 1300 78 99 78

      Provided by: MensLine Australia

    • Mental Health online resources (ReachOut.com)

      Provides online resources, apps guides, tools, fact sheets, stories and information for young...

      Provided by: ReachOut.com

    • PANDA's National Helpline

      Provides confidential Australia-wide counselling, support, information and referrals to local...

      Contact: 1300 726 306

      Provided by: PANDA Post and Antenatal Depression...

    • Parentline Victoria (DET)

      Provides a statewide telephone counselling service to parents and carers of children aged from...

      Contact: 13 22 89

      Provided by: Department of Education and...

    • SANE Helpline

      Provides a helpline, online chat,  information, guidance, and referral to help you manage...

      Contact: 1800 187 263

      Provided by: SANE Australia

    • Smiling Mind Meditation Program

      Provides a web-based meditation program for young people.

      Email: info@smilingmind.com.au

      Provided by: Smiling Mind

    • Telephone Advice Line (Mental Health Legal Centre)

      Provides a confidential telephone legal advice line to anyone who has experienced mental illness...

      Contact: 9629 4422 or 1800 555 887

      Provided by: Mental Health Legal Centre

    • Telephone support and online counselling (GriefLine)

      Provides counselling support services free of charge to individuals and families....

      Contact: National (03) 9935 7400 for helpline

      Provided by: Griefline Community and Family...

    • YoDDA Youth Drug & Alcohol Advice Helpline (YSAS)

      Provides free advice over the phone to young people who need help with alcohol or drug related...

      Contact: 1800 458 685 (24 hour free helpline)

      Provided by: Youth Support + Advocacy Service...

    • Youth Support (The Line)

      Provides a website for young people which talks about relationships, gender, sex, bystander...

      Contact: 1800 695 463 (1800 MYLINE)

      Provided by: The Line (Our Watch)