1. Youth Support and Opportunities



    Services/programs

      Direct Support

    • Psychology & Counselling (Peninsula Health Community Health)

      Provides support to people experiencing stress and anxiety; sadness and depression; grief and...

      Contact: 1300 665 781 (Community Health -...

      Provided by: Peninsula Health Community Health...

    • Housing Outreach Services (Whitelion)

      Provides case management and housing outreach support services for young people experiencing...

      Contact: 0417 462 173

      Provided by: Whitelion

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Mental Health Outreach and Support Service for youth (Mentis Assist)

      Provides support to young people who have been diagnosed with a severe mental illness. Also...

      Contact: 1300 636 847 or 5970 5000

      Provided by: Mentis Assist (fka Peninsula...

    • Peer Support & Community Support

    • Community Support Services (Western Port)

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

      Contact: 5979 2762

      Provided by: Western Port Community Support

    • Phone & Web

    • 24 hour Crisis Line - Crisis Support. Suicide Prevention (Lifeline)

      Provides 24/7 telephone support for young people who need help with a suicide crisis. Trained...

      Emergency Contact: 13 11 14

      Provided by: Lifeline

    • 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

    • 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)

    • Youth Support and Opportunities

    • Peninsula Health Youth Services (Peninsula Health)

      Provides centre-based support and outreach to young people who are experiencing problems...

      Contact: 1300 665 781 (intake) or 1800 642...

      Provided by: Peninsula Health Community Health...

    • Youth Services Peninsula (SalvoCare Eastern)

      Provides a range of services for young people. Finding Solutions Provides a diversionary program...

      Contact: 9781 0188

      Provided by: SalvoCare Eastern (The Salvation Army)

      Referral by: Referrals for this program can be made from the young...

    • Sexual Assault Report Anonymously (SARA) (SECASA)

      Provides an anonymous way to report sexual assault and harassment online. People do not report...

      Contact: 9594 2289 (24 hr)

      Provided by: South Eastern Centre Against Sexual...