1. Youth Support and Opportunities



    Services/programs

      Activities & Events

    • Arts on the Peninsula (MPS)

      Provides a list of events and what's on in the local area. Visit ...

      Contact: (03) 5950 1716

      Provided by: Mornington Peninsula Shire (MPS)

    • Activities, recreation and creative classes (Rye Community Beach House)

      Provides a range of activities, recreation and creative classes in the local area. Ranging from...

      Provided by: Rye Beach Community Centre

    • Community and Neighbourhood Houses (MPS)

      Provides a list of local community and neighbourhood houses - see the Facilities Directory...

      Contact: 1300 850 600

      Provided by: Mornington Peninsula Shire (MPS)

    • Impakt Freeza (MPYS)

      Provides young people with the opportunity to attend affordable and accessible music and cultural...

      Contact: 5950 1666

      Provided by: Mornington Peninsula Youth Services...

    • MP Music Network (MPS)

      Provides a website that advocates and supports all music for all people of all ages. The network...

      Contact: 5976 1491

      Provided by: Mornington Peninsula Shire (MPS)

    • 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

    • 24 hour Youthline and Counselling Service (Gambler's Help Southern)

      Provides a 24 hour youthline to help  young people who are experiencing issues with...

      Contact: 1800 858 858 or 1800 262 376 (24...

      Provided by: Gambler's Help Southern - Youthline

    • Children’s and Adolescent Services (Peninsula Health)

      Provides family-centred care for children and adolescents up to the age of 16. Services include...

      Contact: 1300 665 781 (Access) or 9784 7777

      Provided by: Peninsula Health Community Health...

    • Dental Services - Community Dental Services (PHCH)

      Provides free and low cost dental services to the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula community....

      Contact: 9784 8184

      Provided by: Peninsula Health Community Health...

    • Hands on Health Services

      Provides a variety of services to disadvantaged young people. Services include chiropractic,...

      Contact: 0459 366 767

      Provided by: Hands on Health Clinics

    • Youth Support + Advocacy Service (YSAS)

      Provides a range of programs and services for young people aged 12 to 21 years who are...

      Contact: 9770 5622

      Provided by: Youth Support + Advocacy Service...

    • Peer Support & Community Support

    • 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...

    • 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 Life Tootgarook House (Family Life)

      Provides a safe and relaxed place for  local people to maintain and develop community...

      Contact: 9784 0650 or 5985 1297

      Provided by: Family Life

    • 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...

    • Volunteering Opportunities (Mornington Peninsula Shire MPS)

      Provides an online database of local organisations that offer volunteering opportunities. Search...

      Provided by: Mornington Peninsula Shire (MPS)

    • Phone & Web

    • 24 hour Counselling Online (Turning Point)

      Provides a free 24/7 online counselling service to people who are experiencing or may be...

      Contact: 1800 888 236

      Provided by: Turning Point

    • 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

    • myfuture Career Bullseyes (Education Services Australia)

      Provides an online website that helps you take the first steps to managing your career. Discover...

      Provided by: Education Services Australia

    • Smiling Mind Meditation Program

      Provides a web-based meditation program for young people.

      Email: info@smilingmind.com.au

      Provided by: Smiling Mind

    • 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...

    • Women's Online Chat (WIRE)

      Provides live online chat to support women with  information, support and referrals -...

      Contact: 1300 134 130

      Provided by: Women’s Information and Referral...

    • YERP (Youth Affairs Council)

      Provides useful information and resources for people working with young people. You will find...

      Provided by: Youth Affairs Council Victoria...

    • Youth Alcohol and Other Drug Toolbox (YSAS)

      Provides online resources for people working with young people who are experiencing alcohol and...

      Provided by: Youth Support + Advocacy Service...

    • Youth Central (DHHS)

      Provides an online website and resources targeting young people aged 12-25 which includes all...

      Email: youthwebsite@dhhs.vic.gov.au

      Provided by: Youth Central (DHHS)

    • 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

    • FMP Youth Pathways

      Provides young people with a list of various employment and education options available to them...

      Contact: 8679 3422

      Provided by: FMP Youth Pathways

    • 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...

    • Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network (MYAN)

      Provides a multicultural youth advocacy network (MYAN) to support young people in areas such...

      Email: info@cmy.net.au

      Provided by: Centre for Multicultural Youth

    • Sexual and Reproductive Health Services (Peninsula Health Community Health PHCH)

      Provides a range of sexual and reproductive health services - services include:...

      Contact: 1300 665 781

      Provided by: Peninsula Health Community Health...

    • 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...

    • 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...